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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

  • Classic in the Jurassic: Ultimate Face-Off; Back in Time

    The Ultimate Smackdown pits carnivores against herbivores; Buddy and Tiny wonder if there was a time before dinosaurs. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
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  • Long Claws; Tank's Sleep Over

    The group visits a therizinosaurus family to ask about its colossal claws; Tank spends the night at Pteranodon Terrace. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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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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    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
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  • Nest Swap; The Herd Is the Word

    The Pteranodon family swaps nests with a family of pterosaurs, but find they have little room; Tank searches for a quiet spot. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
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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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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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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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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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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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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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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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    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
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  • Kenny Kentrosaurus; Don and the Troodons

    The family meets Kenny Kentrosaurus; the family oversleeps and has to hurry to make their guided walk tour. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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  • Zeppelin Waterfall; Zeppelin: Atoll

    The kids learn about waterfalls; the Pteranodon family takes a ride over the ocean, landing in an atoll where they meet a mother and daughter from Australia. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
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  • The Amazing Michelinoceras Brothers; Dad's Day Out

    The family travels underwater to see two brothers named Max and Mitch; Dad's Day at the Big Pond. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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  • Love Day; A New Leaf

    Shiny decides to show Tiny how much she loves her; Mom and Dad create a scavenger hunt so the kids can play as they do their chores. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
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  • Carla Cretoxyrhina; Train Trouble

    The family has an underwater excursion with a shark; dinosaur brothers Oren and Ollie take a train trip to Troodon Town. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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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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    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
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  • The Wing Kings; The Big Mud Pit

    The family visits Quetzalcoatlus Canyon; Larry Lambeosaurus gets stuck in a mud pit. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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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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    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
    WNIT InFocus 34.2 Stereo
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  • Iggy Iguanodon; Shiny Can't Sleep

    Iggy Iguanodon shows the family his unique way of walking; Shiny gets homesick. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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  • The Tiny-saur Train; How Many Horns?

    Tiny and Mikey take the Dinosaur Train to find the tiniest dinosaur of all in Jurassic China; Buddy, Tank, and their pals search for Ceratopsians, which have up to 15 horns. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
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  • Dinosaur Big City Part 3; Dinosaur Big City Part 4

    Buddy and his family go to the city for the Theropod Club Convention. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
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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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    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
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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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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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  • Dinosaur Big City Part 1; Dinosaur Big City Part 2

    Buddy and his family go to the city for the Theropod Club Convention. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
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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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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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  • Paulie Pliosaurus; Elmer Visits the Desert

    The family visits a marine reptile called Paulie Pliosaurus; Elmer visits the desert. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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  • Night Train; Fossil Fred

    Dad, Buddy and Tiny learn about animals that are active in the dark; Buddy, Tiny and Don search around the Big Pond for fossils. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT HDTV 34.1 Stereo HD
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  • Junior Conductor Jamboree; Troodon Train Day

    The children ride the train through all three time periods; Troodon Train Day includes a concert. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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