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On the Sixth Day of HMNS…hunt dinosaurs with Dr. Bob Bakker
December 17, 2008 · 1 Comment

There’s always a lot happening at the Houston Museum of Natural Science – especially during the holiday season. Today’s post is just one of the 12 ideas for fabulous family fun we’ve put together for you (it’s a take-off of everyone’s favorite holiday classic, The 12 Days of Christmas) We’ll be sharing the possibilities here […]

Live from the Field: Until Next Time…
November 13, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

 That’s all folks: digging’s done for this year. For the past week and a half, the HMNS paleontology team – led by Dr. Robert Bakker – has been back in Seymour, TX, digging for Dimetrodon at a site they’ve now been working for several years. (You can read more of what’s been found already in […]

Live from the Field: Two for One!
November 12, 2008 · 1 Comment

A Dimetrodon vertebra, found at the team’s dig site. Our paleontology team – led by Dr. Robert Bakker – is back in Seymour, TX, digging for Dimetrodon at a site they’ve now been working for several years. (You can read more of what’s been found already in our daily blog from the field in 2007). […]

Beyond the Bones: ABC-13 features Leonardo in 30-minute special
October 3, 2008 · 2 Comments

Ack! Paleontologists often take their lives in their hands to get to fossils. In this shot, they’re looking at some T. rex fossils on a two-foot ledge that’s hanging over a 100-foot drop. Thanks to Hurricane Ike, most of us were still without power when the Discovery Channel aired their documentary about Leonardo, the mummified […]


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