Natural World Our Natural World galleries tell the story of our planet, its place in the solar system and the universe, and the life upon it. Marvel at our Wildlife Panorama, explore the evolution, diversity and amazing abilities of the animal species of the world and discover the inventions and technologies that have helped increase our understanding of the world. Earth in Space What is out there? Where do we fit into the Universe? This gallery explores the technology that helps us investigate these questions and sees how scientists use evidence from Earth and space to understand more about the Universe and the origins of life. Restless Earth The Earth is a restless planet, continually shifting under our feet. Extraordinary rocks and minerals are clues to how huge forces have shaped and changed our planet over billions of years. Adventure Planet Our planet is an amazing place for adventures – whether it’s uncovering the skeleton of a dinosaur in our 'Dino dig', dressing up to dive to the bottom of the sea or crawling through the roots of a giant oak tree. What will you discover? Animal Senses All animals have their own ways of sensing, many very different to our own – sharper sight, keener smell, super-sensitive touch or even senses that are completely beyond our experience. Find out how animals experience the world in this gallery. Animal World Animals have amazing ways of moving around, eating, having babies, fighting and protecting themselves. Explore the Animal World, and find out how each animal’s body is adapted to its own unique way of life. Survival What makes one animal species thrive and another die out? This gallery investigates the processes of evolution and extinction and the ever-increasing impact of the human population. Wildlife Panorama Prepare to be amazed by an awesome array of mammals and birds soaring through the Natural World galleries, from prehistory up to the present day.