<iframe title="There Might Have Been Another Race Before Humans" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/hYvYZTOsNn8?feature=oembed" height="113" width="200" style="aspect-ratio: 1.76991 / 1; width: 100%; height: 100%;" allowfullscreen="" allow="fullscreen"></iframe> **Duration:** 14:35 **Language:** **Complexity:** **Topics:** # šŸ“’ Personal Notes --- date: 2024-03-20 --- # YouTube ![]() ## Description: -> [Youtube video Link](https://www.youtube.com/embed/hYvYZTOsNn8) ## Summary: The video discusses the possibility of an advanced civilization existing on Earth millions of years ago and proposes the idea that traces of such a civilization could be hidden in the geological record. The narrator explores the potential indicators of such a civilization and highlights the challenges of identifying them through fossils and rock formations. The video also delves into the impact of human activities on the planet and how these changes could be recorded in the Earth's rocks for future species to discover. - The narrator introduces the concept of the "Soran Hypothesis," which questions whether humans were the first advanced civilization on Earth. - Fossils may not provide conclusive evidence of an ancient civilization due to the rarity of fossilization and biases in the fossil record. - Changes in the Earth's rocks, caused by human activities, could serve as a techno-signature for future species to identify past industrial civilizations. Topics: Ancient civilizations, geological record, fossilization.