The Tarbosaurus Project
A cooperation between the Paleontological Museum, University of Oslo, Norway and Institute of Paleobiology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland.
A peek into the brain, October 1999
Just before the material was returned to Poland we managed to get into the computer tomography (CT) laboratory at Ullevål Hospital. This was the oldest patient they ever had!
|The braincase in the tomograph|
|Mona, head of the laboratory, helps us with the digital processing.|
|The first 3D pictures of the Tarbosaurus brain. The volume of the brain was 0.19 litres., less than a cup of coffee!!|