How do you drive a T. rex to D.C.?

After decades of trying to acquire its own Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton, the National Museum of Natural History welcomed the Wankel T. rex, fresh from a 2,100-mile road trip from Bozeman, Mont. The dinosaur will become “the Nation’s T. rex.” Here’s how it traveled and what will happen next.

The National Museum of Natural History welcomes the Wankel T. rex.
Sources: Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Museum of the Rockies, FedEx. Bonnie Berkowitz and Alberto Cuadra / The Washington Post. Published on April 4, 2014, 3:31 p.m.
 
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