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David Brady Shared The Love!
August 22, 2011 · Be The First To Comment

“Expressing Our Inner Maya!” Photo by David Brady, winner of the HMNS Share The Love contest! See the other fun, funny & touching photos that were submitted! Congratulations to David Brady, who took the above photo during a “Mayan-themed” visit to HMNS and then uploaded it to our recent Share The Love contest! Congratulations, David! […]

HIPS HIPS HURRAY! [Dimetrodon Fossil Update]
August 17, 2011 · 5 Comments

Your HMNS field crew and lab staff score the missing pelvis! Willie the Dimetrodon continues to command the attention of your Paleo Dept. personnel. In May through June, David Temple led an intrepid crew who gently lifted the plaster jacket containing Willie’s torso, shoulder and rump. Local ranchers Donny Gale and Gary Max Coltharp once […]

Parties at HMNS Rock! [Pun Intended]
March 10, 2011 · 1 Comment

The runaway success of the Night at the Museum movies shows people’s fascination with what goes on around the T. rex after the Museum closes its doors. More often than not – it’s a party! And we have a department dedicated to managing events that take place here at the museum, from weddings in the […]

Ankylosaurs aren’t very aerodynamic*
January 27, 2011 · 2 Comments

But they can still fly! Quite a view! See the entire set from the move on Flickr. If you’ve never seen a dinosaur fly, then you weren’t in the vicinity of the museum around 11 am last Friday – at which time it was almost impossible to miss our airborne ankylosaur. Pretty cool! The ankylosaur […]


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