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Perot Museum Paleontologist Makes
Another Dino Discovery!

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Dr. Tony Fiorillo, curator of Earth Sciences at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, and his team are back in Alaska’s Denali National Park this summer exploring the dinosaur tracksite they recently discovered there. The tracksite contained the footprints (and even skin and nail impressions) of thousands of hadrosaurs - or duck-billed dinosaurs - as well as tracks from various other dinosaurs, providing new insight into the lives of these fascinating animals. Click the links above to read more.

Texas Gets Prehistoric With Two New Fossil Halls

Paleontologists have been lifting fossil bones out of Texas' rock beds since the late 19th century. Now, after years of exporting these bones to some of the world's best museums, the state is getting two huge new paleontology halls of its own, both of whi Read More