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First Humans

A remarkable selection of tools from the Paleolithic, Mesolithic, and Neolithic in Europe and Africa. A mysterious object from a cave in France, tools from the Brazilian Amazon telling us the story of the Rainforest, an astonishing bone needle from Germany, and the first pieces of jewelry on Earth among other wonders.

Some of the oldest fossils in the world with 300 to 400 million year old Horseshoe Crabs, Ammonites, Orthoceras, Armored Fish, Eurypterus Sea Scorpions and more.

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