15 things most Canadians don’t know about their own country

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We’re a hotbed for dinosaur research

If you’ve ever heard of an Albertosaurus, it likely will not surprise to learn that one of the world’s richest dinosaur fossil fields on earth is in Alberta’s badlands. Archaeological excavations continue to take place there, even today. The area has been designated as a provincial park (Dinosaur Provincial Park) and an UNESCO World Heritage site.

 

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