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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.


Perot Museum gets millionth visitor

Sometime this afternoon, the one-millionth visitor passed through the doors of the Perot Museum of Nature and Science — less than eight months after it opened its doors. Read More

Perot Museum scientists identify juvenile specimen of dinosaur

Less than two years after announcing the discovery of a new species of dinosaur in Alaska’s North Slope, paleontologists from thePerot Museum of Nature and Sciencein Dallas have uncovered a juvenile specimen that came from the same hole in the ground. Read More

5 great activities for Fourth of July fun for kids

PATRIOTIC ART At the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, kids 5 and younger, with an adult companion, can make a Fourth of July collage with various art materials in Art Lab in the Moody Family Children’s Museum. Read More

Art&Seek Jr: 5 Museum Musts for This Week

Like Flat Stanley, the Perot Museum is a great place to start kids on their museum quest. Currently on display is Plastiki, a 60-foot catamaran made of 12,500 reclaimed plastic bottles. Read More

Recycling Exhibit Opens At Perot Museum

A new exhibit has opened for the summer at the Perot Museum of Nature & Science in Dallas. It is called Recycle Reef, and the highlight of the display is a large reef — similar to a coral reef — made entirely of donated recyclables. Read More

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