This Is 40,000 Years of London’s History—Made Entirely of Paper

Thousands of artifacts have been unearthed as a result of the construction of the new Crossrail transportation system in London. These paper animations will take you on a journey through the city's history—from the Stone Age tothe present day.

Watch a behind the scenes video here to see how the sets were built

And click here to read more about the layers of history buried beneath London