Dinosaurs: Ancient Fossils, New Discoveries:
Prepare to take a journey of discovery at the Royal BC Museum! Dive into the exc...
Thu. May 17th 2012 - Sun. September 16th 2012
Royal BC Museum (All Ages)
Prepare to take a journey of discovery at the Royal BC Museum! Dive into the exciting world of modern paleontology. New dinosaur fossils are being discovered faster than ever before. Advanced technology allows scientists to look at these fossils in fresh ways. And researchers are gaining surprising insights into these amazing animals. New discoveries, new technologies and new ideas are helping today’s scientists piece together what these living, breathing dinosaurs were really like.
Dinosaurs: Ancient Fossils, New Discoveries‘ amazing bio-mechanical models and lush dioramas will give you the thrill of discovering something brand-new about a creature that lived millions of years ago. Ever since the first dinosaur fossil was identified almost 200 years ago, people have wondered how these fascinating animals lived, moved and behaved. At first, dinosaur hunters used only such tools as a keen eye, shovel and compass. Today, scientists also rely on everything from satellite technology to scanning electron microscopes.
Be among the first in Canada to immerse yourself in this amazing new dinosaur experience, curated and designed by the world famous American Museum of Natural History.