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T. rex vs. Prey: Imagining battles between ancient gladiators
May 22, 2015 · Be The First To Comment

When I was super young, say around five or so, I remember playing in the bath tub with my plastic toys. Some were super heroes like He-Man or Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, others were monster trucks and die-cast matchbox cars by Mattel, but most were dinosaurs. This might be TMI, this story about the kid […]

Could T. rex catch a duckbill? And other dino questions answered.
December 22, 2008 · 5 Comments

[Ed. note: Recently, a reader named Wyatt left a comment on the blog asking HMNS Curator of Paleontology Dr. Bob Bakker a few questions about dinosaurs for a high school paper. We thought we’d share the answers with everyone – as well as wish Wyatt luck with his paper.] 1) Which predatory dino was the […]

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 […]



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