First dinosaur fossils found in Saudi Arabia

Jan 08, 2014, 12:27 PM EST
In this handout provided by Destination New South Wales, a Tyrannosaurus rex takes a morning stroll with commuters in Martin Place on August 28, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.
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Paleontologists have discovered the first-ever dinosaur fossils in the Arabian Peninsula in Saudi Arabia. Similar dinosaurs have been found in Madagascar, North Africa, and South America. The bones comprise a meat-eating theropod and a plant-eating titanosaur.