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Massive dinosaur fossil unearthed


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Posted 03 October 2013 - 07:25 PM

Massive dinosaur fossil unearthed by Alberta pipeline crew

The 30-metre-long fossilized skeleton was found Tuesday when a backhoe operator working on the Tourmaline Oil Corp. pipeline installation moved some earth, inadvertently breaking off a piece of the fossil.

http://www.cbc.ca/ne...-crew-1.1876996

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Posted 04 October 2013 - 01:37 AM

Hope it is not a hoax, but there is much about the pictures that just does not look right


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Posted 04 October 2013 - 10:34 AM

View Postkeithisco, on 04 October 2013 - 01:37 AM, said:

Hope it is not a hoax, but there is much about the pictures that just does not look right

Not a lot of decent sources yet either, tho I only had a quick google, its made it to the Time website

http://science.time....inosaur-fossil/

and Huf Post

http://www.huffingto..._n_4033887.html

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Posted 05 October 2013 - 01:48 AM

So is it 10m, or 30m?

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Posted 06 October 2013 - 02:04 AM

View PostMr. Smith, on 05 October 2013 - 01:48 AM, said:

So is it 10m, or 30m?

It is:

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  • The length of the fossil is closer to 10 metres, not 30 metres as previously reported by researchers.
    Oct 03, 2013 12:31 PM MT



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Posted 06 October 2013 - 02:14 AM

Still huge at 10 meters.

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Posted 06 October 2013 - 02:40 PM

I don't know why the title is Massive dinosaur.10 metre is not big.

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