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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

  • Dinosaur Train Submarine: Maisie Mosasaurus; Date Night

    Maisie and Shiny bond when they find out neither one of them likes to go deep in the water; the kids are left with a baby sitter for the first time. (30 minutes)

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  • What's at the Center of the Earth? Troglobites! Minerals!

    While riding the Drill Engine Train, the Pteranodon family meets some strange creatures and learn all about rocks and crystals. (30 minutes)

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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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  • Dinosaur Camouflage; Family Scavenger Hunt

    The kids persuade a shy dinosaur to stop hiding and come out to play; a scavenger hunt at the Big Pond. (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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  • Dome-Headed Dinosaur; Treasure Hunt

    Sibling dinosaurs with enormous dome heads play a sport called dome ball; Don and Gilbert search for amber. (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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  • Stop and Smell the Flowers; Moms' Campout

    Mom takes Tiny, Buddy and Don on a day trip, and they meet a Tyrannosaur with a long, thin snout covered with tiny horns; Mr. Conductor challenges the kids to create games to get a new perspective on nature. (30 minutes)

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  • What's at the Center of the Earth? Layers!; What's at the Center of the Earth: Fossils!

    Mr. Conductor takes the Pteranodon family on a very special journey through the different layers of the Earth where fossils can be found. (30 minutes)

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  • Trains, Submarines and Zeppelins: Part 1/Part 2

    Larry and Mr. Pteranodon must figure out a way home from Big Pond when they miss the last train. (30 minutes)

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  • Dinosaur Train Submarine: A Sea Turtle Tale; Rocket Train

    Baby Archelons learn their mother doesn't stay with them after they are born; the new Rocket Train races the Dinosaur Train. (30 minutes)

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  • Rollin' on the Riverboat: Part One; Rollin' on the Riverboat: Part Two

    The whole family takes an adventure on the Dinosaur Train Riverboat; Grandpa Pteranodon tells Buddy about the legend of Adm. Globidens. (30 minutes)

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  • Where Have All the Lizards Gone?; Conductor's Sleepover

    The family takes a trip to Lizard Island; the Pteranodon family invites the Conductor to stay with them during a hurricane. (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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  • 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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  • An Apatosaurus Adventure; Nature Art

    Apollo Apatosaurus is a long-necked, long-tailed dinosaur who likes adventure; the kids make nature art on the beach. (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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  • 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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