Other interesting T-Rex facts:

  • The Tyrannosaurus had a life span of around 30 years.

  • Tyrannosaurus is from the Greek word meaning Tyrant Lizard

  • The dinosaur has many similar features to birds. One thought is that they were warm-blooded like birds, rather than cold-blooded like reptiles.

  • Its arms were too short to reach its mouth.

  • It lived in North America in river valleys and forests.

  • It could probably eat as much as 500 pounds of meat in a single bite.

  • The Chicago museum purchased the famous Tyrannosaurus Sue fossil for $8 million.

  • Their babies may have been covered in feathers.