Royal Tyrrell Museum

The Royal Tyrrell Museum is well worth the trip! Took some closeups of a few interesting things. The brand new one is a new nodosaur called Borealopelta markmichelli which apparently has organic matter preserved and is the oldest known dinosaur found in Alberta. It’s also a new species of dinosaur! (National Geographic, News article). Mark …


These little birds visit at the end of each August and is easily mistaken for a dragonfly. It’s just as fast too. Rufous Hummingbirds are pretty feisty. Ruby-throated Hummingbirds are a bit more common here. But just as fast. Here’s the video (also embedded below).