12/13/2012 10:01 am ET

Boys Find Mastodon Bone Along Stream in Shelby Township

It’s nearly every young, adventurous boy’s dream to stumble upon prehistoric artifacts while playing in their backyard.

For an 11-year-old Shelby Township boy, Eric Stamatin and his cousin Andrew Gainariu, 11, that dream came true this summer.

Flickr Photo by watchsmart

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