Dinosaur Train

  • 2009
  • TV Show
  • TV-Y

A preschool-aged T. rex and his adoptive pteranodon family go on whimsical adventures via the Dinosaur Train, which introduces them to other dinosaurs.

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Video: PBS Kids' Dinosaur Train Celebrates Halloween

A nocturnal guy named Vlad? Hey, it's nothing to worry about! The popular PBS Kids-Jim Henson Company series Dinosaur Train gets a leap on Halloween with a special episode airing Monday, Oct. 27 that finds the Pteranodon family riding the Night Train… Read more

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Zeppelin: Pangaea/Zeppelin: Crater Season 7, Episode 11 Jul 2, 2015 Subscription

When the Pteranodon kids draw maps, Don's map of one big land mass for "the whole Mesozoic." The Conductor explains that millions of years ago there actually was just one big land mass called Pangaea./As the Pteranodon kids are playing, a few seedpods fall from a nearby tree, bonking Don on the head. This leads to a discussion about how far away things can fall from...maybe even from space?

Zeppelin: Waterfall/Zeppelin: Atoll Season 7, Episode 10 Jul 2, 2015 Subscription

The Pteranodon kids are riding the Dinosaur Train with friend Quincy Queztalcoatlus. When they pass by a waterfall, Buddy comments on how big it is! Quincy's dad mentions a giant waterfall at the edge of the Western Interior Sea./When the Pteranodon family spots Annie and her herd migrating to follow the food, the Pteranodon kids wonder if other creatures, even marine mammals, also migrate.

Classic in the Jurassic: Ultimate Face-Off/Back in Time Season 7, Episode 9 Aug 21, 2014 Subscription

The `Classic in the Jurassic' games are back, and this time, it's the Ultimate Smackdown. Mr. Conductor explains the "wrestling" matchups from the three Time Periods feature carnivores vs. herbivores and the best choreographed and most entertaining show wins!/Buddy and Tiny start wondering aloud whether the Triassic was the beginning of time, and if there was anything before the Age of Dinosaurs.

Classic in the Jurassic: Air, Water, and Land/Desert Day and Night Season 7, Episode 8 Aug 20, 2014 Subscription

At the 'Classic in the Jurassic,' today's "Air, Water and Land" contest is a three-part competition pitting teams consisting of a pterosaur and a crocodile from each Time Period against one another./The Pteranodon kids think that the desert must be hot all the time, but learn from Mr. Pteranodon that there might be more variety in the desert then they imagined.

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Dinosaur Train Season 1
Dinosaur Train embraces and celebrates the fascination that preschoolers have with both dinosaurs and trains while sparking an interest in life scienc (more…)
Dinosaur Train Season 1
Dinosaur Train embraces and celebrates the fascination that preschoolers have with both dinosaurs and trains while sparking an interest in life scienc (more…)
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Dinosaur Train Season 5
From The Jim Henson Company, Dinosaur Train begins when Buddy is adopted by Mr. and Mrs. Pteranodon and brought to their nest to hatch at the same tim (more…)

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Mon Jun 18 12:00pm
Valley of the Stygimolochs; Tiny Loves Fish PBS

This children's series about a preschool-age T. rex named Buddy and his adoptive Pteranodon family opens with Buddy wondering if he'll ever grow horns. As a result, Mrs. Pteranodon takes him to meet Stygimoloch dinosaurs, which have really big horns. Then (more…)

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Tue Jun 19 12:00pm
Triassic Turtle; Tank's Baby Brother PBS

Don meets a turtle that can retract its head into its shell; Tank Triceratops feels left out when everyone dotes on his new baby brother.

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Wed Jun 20 12:00pm
Tiny and the Crocodile; Meet the Grandparents PBS

The Pteranodons meet a 40-foot crocodile that has a bad attitude; the kids have fun with their visiting grandparents.

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  • Premiered: September 7, 2009
  • Rating: TV-Y
  • Premise: A preschool-aged T. rex and his adoptive pteranodon family go on whimsical adventures via the Dinosaur Train, which introduces them to other dinosaurs. (more)

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