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Member mania over the new Hall of Paleontology: Read their feedback and get here yourself!
May 29, 2012 · 4 Comments

Since our new Hall of Paleontology opened to museum members on Friday we’ve received an outpouring of responses from museum-goers of all ages. It was starting to make our head spin, so we compiled some choice reactions here to share with you! See what your fellow Houstonians are saying about what’s being called one of […]

Dino Derby: What was T. rex’ top speed?
December 5, 2008 · 1 Comment

How Fast was the T-rex? Tyrannosaurus Rexstirs passions.  Adults get scared when they imagine a live T-rex chasing kids in a theme park. And kids get a thrill when they day-dream of having a T-rex as a pet. We scientists get passionate too, we sometimes get so excited we yell at each other when we […]

Your Dino Mummy Questions, Answered
October 13, 2008 · Be The First To Comment

Ed. Note: Leonardo has only been on display in Dinosaur Mummy CSI: Cretaceous Science Investigation for a few weeks – but we’ve already gotten a ton of fascinating questions from visitors. In this post, Dr. Bakker  answers them. If you have a question about Leonardo – or anything on exhibit at the Houston Museum of Natural […]

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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