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Dinosaur Eggs Found

Posted by Kristy Griffith | August 01, 2012 / 04:11pm | Local News, Announcements, Community event news
STARKVILLE, Miss (WCBI)--A Fossil Extravaganza is coming to the Dunn-Seiler Geology Museum at Mississippi State this October and it's bringing...dinosaur eggs. The egg collection was found by Paleontologist and MSU professor John Paul Jones who went on a dig last year in Montana.He discovered ten eggs from a Hydrosaur that are estimated to be between 65 and 70 million years old.

The collection will be featured in the second annual National Fossil Day observance on October 12. The Dunn-Seiler Museum regularly features mineral and rock collections, meteorites, and fossil displays. The exhibit will be free to the public and be open from 5:30 to 7:30.
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