How Dark Were the Dark Ages?

Not every place was "dark"

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Europe may have gone through a prolonged dark ages, but other parts of the world - at the same time - blossomed.

The Muslim world is one example. China is a another.

The Muslim world led science at the time and managed to blend science with spirituality.

It's very useful to "decondition" yourself from the European centric view of the world. The world is a lot bigger out than we've been presented.
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