Prehistory. What is “history”? “ Historia ” from the Greek Meaning: inquiry by examination of evidence History deals with human presence Documentation of some kind is necessary Written records Archaeological discovery. Prehistory to the beginnings of agriculture.
3.2 million years ago
Requires planning, communication
“Some force with intelligence and intent did this thing.”
“If we do (or don’t do) what this force wants, it will help us, or not harm us.”