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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.

Colleen Walker in the Spotlight

In her first week on the job, CEO Colleen Walker talked with KRLD’s David Johnson about the exciting job of leading the Perot Museum of Nature and Science and her mission to engage visitors in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Read More

Walking With Dinosaurs at the Perot Museum

Dr. Tony Fiorillo, curator of earth sciences at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, talks about the dinosaur he discovered and working on the film, Walking With Dinosaurs Read More

Dinosaur Hunters Return For Field Season

The dinosaur hunters are back from this year’s field season in Denali National Park. Composed of researchers from Fairbanks, Japan, Korea and Texas, the team was helicoptered into wilderness in the Riley Creek area to look for footprints laid down 70 m Read More

Perot Museum to open animal anatomy exhibit in September

Before your kids ever crack open an anatomy book in science class, they’ll have the chance to see the circulatory systems, muscles, organs and skeletons of approximately 100 animals in the Perot Museum of Nature and Science’s first ever traveling exhi Read More