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How might a civilization that comes after us be aided by the fact someone has been here and done it before?

Assuming this civilization has something similar in pattern recognition and language to humans they could likely learn plenty from any books that survive. Books are relatively delicate in that they ...
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How might a civilization that comes after us be aided by the fact someone has been here and done it before?

How soon until milestones such as the wheel, forging iron tools, the steam engine, the combustion engine, powered flight, splitting the atom, space travel? They will be unable to reach most of these ...
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