The first dwellings in human history provide a lot of information about the lifestyle of our ancestors.
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This animation demonstrates the development of the axe throughout archaeological periods.
The ‘upright man’ used tools and could set fire.
The brain and skull underwent significant changes during human evolution.
These special dolmens located in present-day Netherlands were built about 5,000 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.
The world-famous limestone cave with its amazing cave paintings is one of the most important archaeological sites of Palaeolithic art.
The 'wise man' originated in Africa and dispersed throughout most of the continents.
These Palaeolithic statuettes probably symbolise fertility and prosperity.
The last Ice Age ended about 13 thousand years ago.
Large, extinct species of cats named after the shape of their large canine teeth.
Extinct proboscidea closely related to today's elephants, often hunted by prehistoric man.
Large construction sites provide archaeologists searching for artefacts with a great deal of work.
The mummified body of a man who probably lived in the Chalcolithic period, was found in one of the glaciers of the Alps.
Place historical events on the time spiral.
Every era and every culture has specific residential buildings.