Large carnivores, perhaps the best known of dinosaurs.
This animation demonstrates how the Earth and the Moon were formed.
As a result of the revolutionary advances in the Neolithic, settling human communities established the first lasting settlements.
The world famous monument in England still poses mysteries for archaeologist.
The 'wise man' originated in Africa and dispersed throughout most of the continents.
These Palaeolithic statuettes probably symbolise fertility and prosperity.
This animation demonstrates the development of the axe throughout archaeological periods.
The formation of the Sun and the planets started with the contraction of a dust cloud about 4.5 billion years ago.
This animation presents some animals and plants that lived between the Devonian and Permian periods (358–299 million years ago).
A prehistoric flying reptile, similar to birds. However, there is no direct evolutionary link between the two.
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.
Eurypterids are an extinct group of Palaeozoic aquatic arthropods.
Deinonychus antirrhopus, the 'terrible claw', was a carnivorous dromaeosaurid dinosaur.
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.
The world-famous limestone cave with its amazing cave paintings is one of the most important archaeological sites of Palaeolithic art.
The ancestors of Arachnida and Crustacea belonged to the class Trilobita.
Extinct proboscidea closely related to today's elephants, often hunted by prehistoric man.
The Earth's continents have been in constant motion during the history of the planet.
An extinct group of Cephalopoda, with solid external skeletons. They are excellent index fossils.