This animation demonstrates how the Earth and the Moon were formed.
Large carnivores, perhaps the best known of dinosaurs.
The first dwellings in human history provide a lot of information about the lifestyle of our ancestors.
This animation presents some animals and plants that lived between the Devonian and Permian periods (358-299 million years ago).
The world famous monument in England still poses mysteries for archeologist.
These Paleolithic statuettes probably symbolize fertility and prosperity.
This animation demonstrates the development of the ax throughout archeological periods.
As a result of the revolutionary advances in the Neolithic, settling human communities established the first lasting settlements.
The formation of the Sun and the planets started with the contraction of a dust cloud about 4.5 billion years ago.
The 'wise man' originated in Africa and dispersed throughout most of the continents.
A prehistoric flying reptile, similar to birds. However, there is no direct evolutionary link between the two.
An extinct group of Cephalopoda, with solid external skeletons. They are excellent index fossils.
The dodo is an extinct species of birds that used to be native to the island of Mauritius. It has become the symbol of extinction.
Structures consisting of enormous stone blocks, dating back thousands of years, are monuments of megalithic cultures.
These special dolmens located in present-day Netherlands were built about 5,000 years ago.
Eupteryds are an extinct group of Paleozoic aquatic arthropods.
Deinonychus antirrhopus, the "terrible claw", was a carnivorous dromaeosaurid dinosaur.
The archaeopteryx shows characteristics of both birds and reptiles. It is probably the ancestor of birds.
A type of prehistoric reptile having bony plates on its back, which aided thermoregulation.
Extinct proboscidea closely related to today's elephants, often hunted by prehistoric man.