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Game Day: Moving a 6-ton fossil
September 25, 2008 · 4 Comments

Last week a colleague commented in her post on this blog that she’s ridiculously excited about the debut of Leonardo. The entire Houston Museum of Natural Science team echoes her sentiments. It’s been a challenging couple of weeks since Ike’s wrath came upon our city. The museum was closed to the public for about five days […]

Glue on, glue off – putting a dinosaur back together again
September 20, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

The museum has been open again for a few days now after Ike wiped us all out for a while. And – we’re back at work on the world premiere exhibit Dinosaur Mummy CSI: Cretaceous Science Investigation. Having gotten to know Leonardo so well over the past few months, I’m ridiculously excited about his debut on […]

VIDEO: The mummified dinosaur Leonardo – too good to be true?
August 22, 2008 · 8 Comments

“Unbelieveable!” “Too good to be true…” “A dinosaur with its last meal meal still preserved inside its stomach…..no one could hope for that….” Those were some of the skeptical comments heard by Dr. Robert Bakker, Curator at the Houston Museum of Natural Science, from distinguished colleagues in the dino-science word. “I was unconvinced too….until I […]

VIDEO: Mapping a dinosaur with Dr. Bob Bakker
August 8, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

As you can see from our newly-installed widget (see: right), we’re already excitedly counting down to the opening of Dinosaur Mummy CSI: Cretaceous Science Investigation, a world premiere exhibition HMNS is developing to showcase Leonardo, one of the most spectacular dinosaur mummies ever found – and the only herbivore discovered with preserved stomach contents. Oh, yeah […]



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