They have, you’re an idiot and one of those non-Euro societies….one of them after being nuked a lot….are now the guys building AI robots and all your electronics.
Oh; A millennia ago, they were the world leaders in standards of living, learning and quality of life while you were like the grime-encrusted peasants in Monty Python and the Holy Grail.
[Granted; It turns out that….according to recent research….the so-called “Dark Ages” were actually relatively clean and Progressive while the so-called “Renaissance Period” was filthy and backwards. In fact most of out “Backwards Medieval Times” Tropes….the stuff with the filth and witch hunts….was with the Renaissance and Early-Colonial Periods. BUT MY POINT STILL STANDS!]