Titans of the Past @ Science Centre

Came across the advertisement in the papers and decided to bring my family down to take a look at the dinosaurs-Ā Titans of the Past, Dinosaurs and the Ice Age Mammals at the Science centre. Compared to the Megabugs return, I personally prefer this because there were more exhibits to see. Other than skeletons, there were alsoĀ animatronics, basically ‘moving’ dinosaurs.

The skulls were the first to greet the visitors.

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Then there were more of the skeletons, mostly replicas.

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Even though the exhibition area was not that huge, there were more to see at each turn.

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This 36mĀ Argentinosaurus was just too huge for me to effectively capture it in one frame.

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And just as I thought this was it, another turn took me to the Ice age.

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I was originally very keen to correct the white balance of the pictures but after several shots, I decided to leave them alone as I found the artifiical colours retained the original mood of the exhibits better.

And to end it well, there was a sand pit to allow the children a chance to ‘uncover’ some dinosaur fossils.

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Keep up the good work, science centre!