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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

  • Haunted Roundhouse; Big Pond Pumpkin Patch

    The kids meet a strange nocturnal creature on the night train to Troodon Town; the Lambeosaurus family invites the Pteranodon family to the Big Pond for Gourd Day. (30 minutes)

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  • Spooky Tree; Spinosaurus Super Model

    Shiny invites Annie Tyrannosaurus to Pteranodon Terrace for a sleepover, but all she wants to do is investigate the spooky tree that Don says comes alive at night; Don wants Old Spinosaurus to pose for a sculpture. (30 minutes)

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  • Arnie Rides the Flatcar; Old Reliable

    Tiny and Buddy arrange for Arnie to be the first big dinosaur to ride on the new flatbed car; the kids see the field of geysers. (30 minutes)

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  • One Big Dinosaur; Play Date With Annie

    The dinosaur family called Argentinosaurus is made up of big land creatures; Buddy's friend Annie comes for a play date. (30 minutes)

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  • A Heck of a Neck; Gilbert Visits the Nest

    The kids meet a superlong dinosaur while on a nature trackers adventure; Shiny is nervous about Gilbert's impending visit. (30 minutes)

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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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  • Derek the Deinonychus; Don's Dragonfly

    A family of dinosaurs has large, sharp toe-claws; Don makes friends with a dragonfly named Howard. (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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  • Don's Winter Wish; Festival of Lights

    The Dinosaur Train gets snowed in on a trip to the North Pole; the family awaits aurora borealis. (30 minutes)

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  • Mom Was a Kid Once

    Mom and her best friend, Tilly, reunite but can't agree on what they had a disagreement about when they were kids; Mom and Tilly return to their old neighborhood and visit the swamp where they used to play. (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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  • 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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  • New Neighbors; Don's Collection

    Mr. Pteranodon is annoyed when the new neighbor moves in; a day trip to the Big Pond. (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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  • Classic in the Jurassic: Turtle & Therapod Race; Air Obstacle Race; Air, Water & Land; Ultimate Face-Off

    The Pteranodon family travels to the Classic in the Jurassic competition which includes a contest between turtles and therapods, a race between pterosaurs, a three-part competition between pterosaurs and crocodiles and the Ultimate Smackdown. (30 minutes)

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  • King Cryolophosaurus; Buddy the Tracker

    A singing dinosaur named King has a voice that sounds like Elvis Presley; Buddy and Don find fossilized tracks dating back millions of years. (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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  • Dinos A to Z, Part 3, Classification; Dinos A to Z, Part 4, A to Z Picnic

    Don organizes the dinosaurs by species, features and size; all 26 dinosaurs enjoy a picnic where Tiny leads them all in the "Dinosaurs A to Z" song. (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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  • 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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