Dinosaur eggs shock construction workers in China

The discovery was made while the crews were doing road repairs in Heyuan in the Guangdong province, CNN reported.

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The city is already known as "Home of Dinosaurs" after winning the Guinness World Record for the world's largest collection of eggs at its museum in 2004.

The museum’s director told CNN that it was the first time the fossils were found in the city center.  

A group of Chinese construction workers made an incredible discovery while doing road work -- the group unearthed 43 dinosaur eggs.Story here: http://wp.me/p5hgGs-Clh

Posted by KRON 4 News on Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Nearly 17,000 dinosaur eggs have been found in the city since first being uncovered in 1996 by children playing at a construction site.

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