Annalize Posted March 5, 2009 Report Share Posted March 5, 2009 After digging to a depth of 100 meters last year, Russian scientistsfound traces of copper wire dating back 1000 years, and came to theconclusion that their ancestors already had a telephone network onethousand years ago.So, not to be outdone, in the weeks that followed, Americanscientists dug 200 meters and headlines in the US papers read: " USscientists have found traces of 2000 year old optical fiber, and haveconcluded that their ancestors already had advanced high-tech digitaltelephone 1000 years earlier than the Russians."One week later, the Sowetan newspaper from Johannesburg, SouthAfrica reported the following: "After digging as deep as 500 meters,Zulu scientists have found absolutely nothing. They concluded that 5000years ago, their ancestors were already using wireless technology." Quote Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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