What's This?
Early Humans

Check out this mystery photo! It's brought to you by Science Explorations, a partnership between the American Museum of Natural History and Scholastic.

A pile of large, mammoth bones.

You're looking at bones that early humans used to build a hut.

Can you guess what it is?


dinosaur bones


whale bones


mammoth bones


giraffe bones

Nope. Try again!
You got it!

ANSWER: mammoth bones

Explore the photo gallery below to examine how early humans used materials from their environment to survive.

Image Credits:

All dioramas, © AMNH / Roderick Mickens.