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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.


New Dallas science museum named for Ross Perot

When the new Perot Museum of Nature and Science opens, visitors will be able to feel the ground shake beneath them in an earthquake simulation, program a robot to navigate a maze and even test their speed against a virtual Tyrannosaurus rex. Read More

Thinking Inside the Cube

“I never approached it as a beautiful object,” says famed architect Thom Mayne. “If people like it or don’t like it stylistically, well, I can’t please everybody. I’m much more interested in making something compelling and interesting.” Read More

Style and Sustainability of Precast Concrete

The case study—the Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Dallas—is examined in detail to show how its precast concrete panels can contribute to design excellence, including sustainability, high performance, efficient construction, and advantages for o Read More

Perot Museum of Nature and Science set for Dec. 1 opening

When the new Perot Museum of Nature and Science opens, visitors will be able to feel the ground shake beneath them in an earthquake simulation, program a robot to navigate a maze and even test their speed against a virtual Tyrannosaurus rex. Read More

The Perot Museum rocks, no bones about it

As I looked at the sandstone, limestone, evaporite and a gigantic amethyst geode in the Lyda Hill Gem & Minerals Hall of the Perot Museum of Nature & Science, I couldn’t help but think that this place really rocks. Read More

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