Family Builds Giant Dinosaur From Take-Out Containers During Hotel Quarantine: Naming It ‘Bagasaurus’
A new species of dinosaur was recently discovered in a hotel room in Perth, Australia. While the origins of most recognizable dino specimens date back to the Mesozoic Era, the “Bagasaurus” is entirely the product of parental ingenuity in the Age of COVID.
Carly Catalano knew that moving from British Columbia to Australia with her partner, Sam, and their 3-year-old daughter Florence during the pandemic would mean undergoing a mandatory 14-day hotel-room quarantine.
Facing two weeks in tight quarters with an active toddler was a situation that demanded ingenuity, so Carly and Sam came up with a strategy to keep their precocious offspring engaged.
Working with takeout bags and containers, some disposable…