7-Year-Old Pens Letter and Asks for a Dragon. She Got One.

Posted: February 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

News @ CSIRO

Earlier this week we posted about a letter we received from Sophie, a 7-year-old girl. All she wanted was a dragon.

letter Sophie’s very polite letter.

“Our work has never ventured into dragons of the mythical, fire breathing variety. And for this Australia, we are sorry,” we replied.

Sophie’s letter, and our response, made an unexpected splash across the globe. It was featured on TIME, Huffington Post, The IndependentYahoo, Breakfast TV, the list goes on. People contacted us offering to help, financial institutions tweeted their support and DreamWorks Studios phoned (seriously), saying they knew how to train dragons and wanted to speak with Sophie. The dreams of one little girl went viral.

We couldn’t sit here and do nothing. After all, we promised Sophie we would look into it.

So this morning at 9:32 a.m. (AEDT), a dragon was born.

3D_Toothless Toothless, born today, is a blue female…

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