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Bakker blogs: You can’t have a dinosaur as a pet, but you sure can pet a dinosaur!
May 31, 2012 · Be The First To Comment

You know that saying, “You can pick your friends, you can pick your nose, but you can’t pick your friend’s nose”? Well this is like that. Sort of. We know you can’t actually adopt a dinosaur for a pet, but you can pet a dinosaur at HMNS’ new Hall of Paleontology! Curator Dr. Bob Bakker […]

Question for the Curator: Did Leonardo have a Crop?
July 15, 2009 · 2 Comments

We recently received a question through our YouTube channel asking about Leonardo the Mummified Dinosaur. Our viewer wanted to know what evidence there is to support that Leonardo might have had a crop. We passed the question along to Dr. Bakker, our visiting curator of Paleontology. “In most of the articles I’ve read about Leonardo […]

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 […]

Draw A Dino Contest: Winners!
November 14, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

Thank you, thank you, thank you to everyone who entered the Draw A Dino Contest, in honor of the world premiere exhibition of Leonardo, the mummified dinosaur in Dinosaur Mummy CSI: Cretaceous Science Investigation. We were totally amazed and overwhelmed by the fabulous dinosaur drawings that poured through our doors throughout the contest. The creativity – and scientific […]



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