Start saving your coins (at least until you have a chance to look at them in the dark!).
The Royal Canadian Mint introduced a new toonie, which not only has a beautiful design of the Northern Lights, but also GLOWS IN THE DARK.
It’s part of a special set of coins that are being circulated this year to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday. The coin was coloured using the mint’s “new pad-printed process and a new ink formulation containing luminescent material,” mint spokesman Alex Reeves told HuffPost Canada.
Has anyone you know picked up this coin yet? Let me know!