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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

  • 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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  • 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 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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  • 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
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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
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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
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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 Kids 34.3 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
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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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  • 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
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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  • A Brand New Species

    The Conductor, Buddy and the kids find an intact theropod raptor skeleton, which the team at Troodon Academy says is a new Jurassic dinosaur discovery; Buddy sets out to meet an example of their discovery, a theropod the group named Buddysaurus. (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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  • 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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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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  • Dinosaurs in the Snow; Cretaceous Conifers

    Buddy and his family go to the North Pole, where the kids play in the snow and slide on a frozen pond; evergreen trees. (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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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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  • Dinos A to Z, Part 1, The Big Idea; Dinos A to Z, Part 2, Spread the Word

    The Dinosaur Train picks up all the dinosaurs in the "Dinosaurs A to Z" song for a picnic at Troodon Town. (30 minutes)

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    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
    WNIT Kids 34.3 Stereo HD
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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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  • 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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