Wooden structures that predate our species!
In chapter 10, we talk about the New Stone Age, and the first human settlements 10,000 years ago. Now new research has uncovered wooden structures carved out by humans almost 500,000 years ago--before the existence of our species Homo sapiens sapiens! Here's the article: https://www.popsci.com/science/worlds-oldest-wooden-structure. And here's the research: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-023-06557-9?utm_medium=affiliate&utm_source=commission_junction&utm_campaign=CONR_PF018_ECOM_GL_PHSS_ALWYS_DEEPLINK&utm_content=textlink&utm_term=PID100060515&CJEVENT=4c7ef223588c11ee837a70f30a82b836.