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Dinosaur Train

Description

Preschoolers get to hop on board the "Dinosaur Train" to learn about natural science, natural history and paleontology. Each half-hour episode of this series, produced in CGI-animated format by the Jim Henson Company, features Buddy, a preschool-aged Tyrannosaurus Rex, and his adoptive Pteranodon family traveling on a special train to meet all kinds of dinosaurs and explore the world inhabited by these amazing creatures. Also included are live-action segments hosted by paleontologist Scott Sampson.

Upcoming Episodes

  • The Beelzebufo Cometh; Dennis Comes to Visit

    The kids have an adventure with a giant bullfrog; the kids meet an autistic dinosaur named Dennis Deinocheirus. (30 minutes)

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  • Dinosaur Train Submarine: Otto Opthalmosaurus; King Meets Crystal

    The family rides in a submarine; King is too nervous to talk to a singer named Crystal. (30 minutes)

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  • Junior Conductors Academy: Part One; Junior Conductors Academy: Part Two

    Buddy is disappointed when a new kid at the Junior Conductor's Academy is smarter than him; Buddy and his new friend, Dennis, work together to pass a series of tests. (30 minutes)

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  • Triassic Turtle; Tank's Baby Brother

    Don meets Adam Adocus, a turtle who can retract into his shell for self defense; Tank feels left out when everyone dotes on his new baby brother. (30 minutes)

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  • Stargazing on the Night Train; Get Into Nature!

    Sidney Sinovenator shows the Pteranodon family his favorite stargazing spot; the kids turn their beach nest into a clubhouse. (30 minutes)

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  • The Burrowers; Shiny's Sea Shells

    The Pteranodon family meets a family of burrowing dinosaurs; Shiny searches for small seashells. (30 minutes)

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  • That's Not a Dinosaur; Tiny's Garden

    Game rules change at the Biome Block Party so that all creatures can play the games; the Nature Trackers gather seeds and bring them home to plant a garden. (30 minutes)

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  • Dinosaur Train Submarine: Shoshana Shonosaurus; All Kinds of Families

    The family rides the submarine to meet Shoshana Shonisaurus, a huge marine reptile, who helps Shiny overcome her fear of diving deep; Buddy bonds with another boy who was adopted. (30 minutes)

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  • Buck-Tooth Bucky; Tiny's Tiny Place

    Don finds a mystery tooth; Tiny is upset to find a miniature mammal has moved into her tiny place. (30 minutes)

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  • The Old Spinosaurus & the Sea; A Spiky Tail Tale

    A grumpy, old dinosaur doesn't want the kids in his sea; Buddy and Tiny help settle an argument. (30 minutes)

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  • The Good Mom; Diamond Anniversary

    Mrs. Pteranodon meets Millie Maiasaura. (30 minutes)

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  • The Old Bird; Diamond Don

    Arlene Archeopteryx is a bird and a dinosaur; adventure into local caves. (30 minutes)

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  • Shiny and Snakes; Tiny Loves Flowers

    Dad takes the kids to find Sana Sanajeh -- the ultimate snake; the family goes to the Big Pond to find buttercups. (30 minutes)

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  • Have You Heard About the Herd?; Jess Hesperornis

    Ernie introduces Tiny and Buddy to a herding game; the Pteranodons meet a water-dwelling dinosaur who is also a bird. (30 minutes)

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  • Great Big Stomping Dinosaur Feet; Hornucopia

    Tiny loses Shiny's favorite shell; Stacie Styracosaurus has a crown of horns on her head. (30 minutes)

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  • Best Ever Babysitter; Plant a Tree

    Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don have fun when their babysitter watches them for a night; the kids learn about sycamore trees while visiting their grandparents. (30 minutes)

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  • The Earthquake; Nursery Car

    On a playdate at the desert, the kids experience their first earthquake; the family watches as eggs hatch in the nursery car. (30 minutes)

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  • Erma Eoraptor; Under the Volcano

    Buddy, Tiny and Mrs. Pteranodon meet Erma Eoraptor, one of the first species of dinosaur that ever lived; Old Smoky, the local volcano. (30 minutes)

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  • An Armored Tail Tale!; Pterosaur Flying Club

    Hank Ankylosaurus scouts Dinoball talent at the Big Pond; Tiny and Shiny practice flying moves. (30 minutes)

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  • The Theropod Club; Surprise Party

    Tiny feels left out of Buddy's Theropod Club; a surprise party for Buddy on the Dinosaur Train. (30 minutes)

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  • Buddy Explores the Tyrannosaurs; Rainy Day Fight

    Buddy wants to learn more about his ancestors; the kids must find something in nature that helps calm them. (30 minutes)

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  • Pteranodon Family World Tour; Gilbert the Junior Conductor

    The family embarks on a world tour adventure; Gilbert, the Conductor's nephew. (30 minutes)

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