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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

  • Underwater Race; Buddy Wants to Fly

    Buddy, Tiny, the Pteranodons and others form two teams to race across the Western Interior Sea; Buddy constructs a pair of wings. (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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Beating the Heat; Flowers for Mom

    Buddy and Tiny make a new friend and learn how a huge dinosaur keeps cool; the kids find flowers to give to Mom for Mother's Day. (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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  • 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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  • 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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  • I'm a T. Rex!; Ned the Quadruped

    Buddy meets Delores Tyrannosaurus and her daughter, Annie; Buddy and Tiny earn their junior conductor hats. (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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  • Tiny's Fishing Friend; Butterflies

    Tiny tries to find a mammal in the Mesozoic who likes fish; Don befriends a butterfly. (30 minutes)

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  • Crystal and King Benefit Concert: Part One and Two

    Crystal and the King organize a benefit concert to prevent over-fishing of the Big Pond; Crystal gets stage fright when she's getting ready to perform at the concert. (30 minutes)

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  • One Smart Dinosaur; Petey the Peteinosaurus

    Buddy and Tiny want to test their memory, so they spend time with the Dinosaur Train conductor; Buddy and Tiny meet a flying lizard. (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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  • Rocket Train Surprise Party; Cloudy With a Chance of Fun

    The whole family plans a surprise birthday party for Mr. Conductor; the Pteranodon kids learn about clouds. (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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  • 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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  • 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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  • One Big Frog; Caving With Vlad

    Dad and the kids search for the biggest frog ever -- the Beelzebufo; caving adventure. (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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  • Valley of the Stygimolochs; Tiny Loves Fish

    Buddy wonders if he will grow horns; Buddy and Tiny work together to catch fish. (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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  • The Call of the Wild Corythosaurus; Triceratops for Lunch

    The family surprises mom with a trip to a concert for her birthday; the Pteranodon family has lunch with Tank Triceratops. (30 minutes)

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