Early Native American science and inventions – History of Science – North America

By |2018-04-24T08:21:21-07:00August 10th, 2017|Native American, Science|

Native American science: Sunflowers growing in a field Domesticating sunflowers Probably the greatest contribution of Native American people to science before 1500 AD was the domestication of several plants, especially sunflowers in eastern North America. These plants were very useful to them. And now they are useful to the people of the whole world. Farmers had to work on this [...]