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Canadian Quarter – Glow in the Dark

A new Canadian quarter will glow in the dark …



The image of a dinosaur whose remains were discovered in Alberta’s Peace Country will be featured on our newest quarter — the first Canadian coin with a glow-in-the dark picture.

The quarter, being released by the Royal Canadian Mint April 16, features Pachyrhinosaurus lakustai, a large herbivore whose bone fragments were discovered by Grande Prairie, Alta., science teacher Al Lakusta in 1974.

Read more from the Vancouver Sun.
What’s more genius – it costs $29.95 to buy one. I think we can even reduce or deficit this way. Who will be the first to throw this into a vending machine?
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18 April 2012 History 3 Comments


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