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The Human Biology gallery is currently closed for long-term restoration work.
Take a tour through seven million years of human evolution and explore the origin of Homo sapiens.
What features make us human? And where, when and why did they evolve?
Many of us carry around two per cent Neanderthal DNA in our genes. Prof Chris Stringer discusses why and what it means.
Our DNA offers us the chance to look into our ancient past. Discover what six celebrities learned when they had their DNA analysed.
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