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Dimetrodon Gives us a Nod
May 6, 2010 · 3 Comments

Model of a Dimetrodon photo credit: kaurjmeb Our new Fossil Hall will feature a trio of fin-backed predators from 285 million years ago, dug from the famous Red Beds of north central Texas. (If you would like to learn more about our expansion and how you can donate to the HMNS’s second century of science, […]

Skull Slushies – What’s inside a dinosaur’s skull?
March 24, 2010 · 1 Comment

We get so many great questions through our blog, and every now and then we can turn those responses into a blog post. One our readers favorite posts is “What would YOU ask a paleontologist?” Last week we got this question from Britt: “ok so, if dinosaurs, for the most part had tiny little brains, and […]

Hittin’ the road with the HMNS Paleo crew!
March 1, 2010 · 2 Comments

I got the chance to travel from Houston to Seymour, TX and explore the Texas Redbeds in search of fossils with David and the HMNS Paleo Program. HMNS staff and volunteers have been making these trips for four years now. They have found several excellent specimens and brought them here to prepare for our new and improved Paleontology Hall. I’d had […]


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