A walk through clay, kiln and pottery

At first there seems to be nothing unusual about this village at the edge of Delhi till you meander through untarred and uneven lanes with houses on both sides and realise they all have one thing in common.

Ice Age hunter-gatherers used pottery for cooking

Charred food residues scraped from the world`s oldest pots show humans used ceramics for cooking in the late Ice Age, long before hunter-gatherers settled down to become farmers.