Thinker Thursday

In 1041, a scientist named Pi Sheng came up with an invention that would truly change the world.  For hundreds of years all books that were written had to be written by hand.  Until Pi Sheng.  Sheng created the world’s first movable type, meaning pieces could be put together and taken apart to create different words on different pages.  His original pieces were made out of baked clay on an iron plate.

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