These special dolmens located in present-day Netherlands were built about 5,000 years ago.
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This animation demonstrates the development of the axe throughout archaeological periods.
The mummified body of a man who probably lived in the Chalcolithic period, was found in one of the glaciers of the Alps.
The world famous monument in England still poses mysteries for archaeologist.
This animation presents the provinces and provincial capitals of the Netherlands.
The last Ice Age ended about 13 thousand years ago.
Structures consisting of enormous stone blocks, dating back thousands of years, are monuments of megalithic cultures.
As a result of the revolutionary advances in the Neolithic, settling human communities established the first lasting settlements.
Large construction sites provide archaeologists searching for artefacts with a great deal of work.
A glacier is a large body of ice that forms from snow, and is in constant, slow motion.
The first dwellings in human history provide a lot of information about the lifestyle of our ancestors.
The 'wise man' originated in Africa and dispersed throughout most of the continents.
The Giza Necropolis is the only one of the Ancient wonders still intact.
The step pyramid, built in the 27th century BC, was the first pyramid in Egypt.
A beehive tomb on the site of the ancient city of Mycenae, attributed to the legendary king.
One of the greatest archaeological finds of the 20th century was the tomb of the Egyptian pharaoh.