Reply to post: 3700 year ago ... and before then?

Forget trigonometry, 'cos Babylonians did it better 3,700 years ago – by counting in base 60!

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3700 year ago ... and before then?

Everyone acts like this was brand new 3700 year ago - but stuff like this doesn't appear overnight like some mushroom. The chances are that it was well establish much earlier and we simply haven't found the evidence yet. Look at Göbekli Tepe ... 12,000 years ago - you think that was built by people counting on their fingers?

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