List of asian inventions
19 Awesomely Impractical Japanese Inventions - BuzzFeed
However, it was not a powerful weapon until the invention of the compound, or composite, bow around 1500 B. C. on the steppes of Central Asia. A composite bow is made of various materials (wood, horn, sinew) glued together so as to increase their natural strength and elasticity.
List of Japanese inventions and discoveries - Wikipedia
Early Modern and Modern Asian Inventions: 1100 2000 CE Eakachai Leesin EyeEm Getty Images Early versions of the magnetic compass first appeared in China sometime between 1000 and 1100 CE.
List of Chinese inventions - Wikipedia
19 Awesomely Impractical Japanese Inventions. Chindgu (n. ): The Japanese art of inventing gadgets that are seemingly useful but too absurd to actually use.