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They are coming...

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by Kate C
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13 May 2011
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It's not every day that motorists share a freeway with prehistoric flying reptiles! Two huge models of pteranodons - with wingspans of six metres - crossed Melbourne by truck yesterday, ahead of their display in the upcoming Scienceworks exhibition Explore-a-saurus.

Pteranodon on a truck Pteranodon on a tuck arriving at Scienceworks.
Source: Museum Victoria
 

Pteranodon arrives at Scienceworks Moving crew wheel a Pteranodon model into the Scienceworks building.
Source: Museum Victoria
 

Did you see this unusual cargo make its trip from Coburg to Spotswood?

Explore-a-saurus will open to the public on June 1. You can pre-purchase tickets online now.

Links:

Explore-a-saurus

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