Impeccably Preserved Dinosaur Fossil Found In Canada Goes On Display

Impeccably Preserved Dinosaur Fossil Found In Canada Goes On Display

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A massive dinosaur fossil is now on display in Alberta.

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The enormous fossil was accidentally discovered by miners in Alberta nearly six years ago.

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After working for 7,000 hours to chip away at the stone surrounding the dinosaur, researchers finally exposed the massive creature, which is the best-preserved fossil of its kind ever found.

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The dinosaur is a 110-million-year-old nodosaur, a plant-eater with horns and an armor-plated skin.

In a recent interview, Caleb Brown, a postdoctoral researcher at the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology where the dinosaur is now on display, told National Geographic: "We don’t just have a skeleton. We have a dinosaur as it would have been."


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