amphibian

amphibian

Stealth Frog-oid in the Permian Ponds: The Panzer Mudpuppy and its Sonar
April 28, 2012 · Be The First To Comment

“Ping….ping…..p i n g…..” We heard it in the U-boat movie Das Boot. And in Run Silent, Run Deep. And in the History Channel special about the Battle of the Atlantic. A single “ping” figures in a plot twist during The Hunt for Red October. The “ping” is the sound of underwater hunting. It’s the […]

More than just bones
April 7, 2008 · 1 Comment

Frances holding Peewee, our American Alligator. Amongst a giant Diplodocus, amazingly beautiful malachite, and Quetzalcoatl – the Aztec god of chocolate – a variety of live animals reside within the museum as educational ambassadors in our Wildlife on Wheels program.  Fire salamanders and an Indonesian White’s tree frog educate children about amphibians.  A Savannah Monitor and Ringneck Dove […]


HMNS at Hermann Park

5555 Hermann Park Dr.
Houston,Texas 77030
(713) 639-4629


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Sugar Land, Texas 77479
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George Observatory

21901 FM 762 Rd.
Needville, Texas 77461
(281) 242-3055

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DST = Daylight Savings Time.
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