Dinosaur Train

"Dinosaur Train" is an animated series for 3-to-6 year olds. The series features a curious young T-rex named Buddy who, together with his adopted Pteranodon family, takes the Dinosaur Train to meet, explore, and have adventures with all kinds of dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures.

Sun, Aug 1 12:00 P.M. Zeppelin: Pangaea/Zeppelin: Crater     NHPBS KIDS

When the Pteranodon kids decide to draw some maps, Don's map of one big land mass for "the whole Mesozoic" triggers a discussion on whether the Mesozoic is "one big place that's all connected" or comprised of a bunch of smaller, interconnected land masses.

Mon, Aug 2 10:30 A.M. Gilbert The Conductor/A Clubhouse of Their Own     NHPBS KIDS

The Conductor's nephew Gilbert has been taking Conductor courses at the Troodon Academy, and has finally graduated to Cadet Conductor!

Mon, Aug 2 12:00 P.M. Solar Train/Birdwatching     NHPBS

Our Pteranodon family accompanies Mr. Conductor to the Troodon Town Roundhouse to meet up with Thurston Troodon, the Rocket Train's conductor.

Tue, Aug 3 10:30 A.M. Stargazing on the Night Train/Get Into Nature!     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon family rides a special 'Night Train" to another part of the Cretaceous Time Period, where they meet a Troodontid "cousin" of the Conductor's, Sidney Sinovenator, who knows more about the stars than anyone.

Tue, Aug 3 12:00 P.M. Valley of the Stygimolochs/Tiny Loves Fish     NHPBS

Valley of the Stygimolochs - Buddy wonders if he'll grow horns when he gets older, so Mrs.

Wed, Aug 4 10:30 A.M. Great Big Stomping Dinosaur Feet!/Diamond Anniversary     NHPBS KIDS

Great Big Stomping Dinosaur Feet!

Wed, Aug 4 12:00 P.M. Tiny's Fishing Friend/Butterflies     NHPBS

Tiny can't believe it when he finds out that his friend Cindy Cimolestes doesn't like fish, but she explains that she's a mammal and many mammals don't eat fish.

Thu, Aug 5 10:30 A.M. Carla Cretoxyrhina/Train Trouble     NHPBS KIDS

Carla Cretoxyrhina - On this underwater excursion, the Pteranodon family meets up with Carla Cretoxyrhina, a young shark who turns out to be much nicer than her reputation suggests.

Thu, Aug 5 12:00 P.M. The Call of the Wild Corythosaurus/Triceratops For Lunch     NHPBS

The Call of the Wild Corythosaurus - The family surprises Mom for her birthday with a trip to a concert given by Cory and her family of Corythosaurus, who play music through the crests on their heads.

Fri, Aug 6 10:30 A.M. Paulie Pliosaurus/Elmer Visits The Desert     NHPBS KIDS

Paulie Pliosaurus - The Pteranodon family takes the Dinosaur Train underwater to visit a marine reptile called Paulie Pliosaurus, a creature known as the "T.

Fri, Aug 6 12:00 P.M. Beating The Heat/Flowers for Mom     NHPBS

Beating the Heat - Buddy and Tiny travel to the Jurassic to make a new friend, Morris Stegosaurus, and discover how this huge dinosaur keeps cool in the heat.

Sat, Aug 7 12:00 P.M. Stargazing on the Night Train/Get Into Nature!     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon family rides a special 'Night Train" to another part of the Cretaceous Time Period, where they meet a Troodontid "cousin" of the Conductor's, Sidney Sinovenator, who knows more about the stars than anyone.

Sun, Aug 8 12:00 P.M. Carla Cretoxyrhina/Train Trouble     NHPBS KIDS

Carla Cretoxyrhina - On this underwater excursion, the Pteranodon family meets up with Carla Cretoxyrhina, a young shark who turns out to be much nicer than her reputation suggests.

Mon, Aug 9 10:30 A.M. A Brand New Species     NHPBS KIDS

The Conductor and the kids are out digging in a favorite fossil spot, out past the Big Pond.

Mon, Aug 9 12:00 P.M. Adventure Camp: Zip Lining/Adventure Camp: Canyon Hiking     NHPBS

The Nature Trackers Adventure Campers are back for another adventure and this time they'll be travelling to a rainforest!

Tue, Aug 10 10:30 A.M. Shiny and Snakes/Tiny Loves Flowers     NHPBS KIDS

Shiny gets over her fear of snakes when Tiny challenges the Nature Trackers to meet the ultimate snake: the Sanajeh, a huge Cretaceous snake from what is now India.

Tue, Aug 10 12:00 P.M. I'm A T. Rex!/Ned The Quadruped     NHPBS

I'm a T. rex!

Wed, Aug 11 10:30 A.M. An Armored Tail Tale/Pterasaur Flying Club     NHPBS KIDS

An Armored Tail Tale - The Pteranodons tag along as Hank Ankylosaurus visits the Big Pond to scout a Dinoball talent named Eugene Euoplocephalus.

Wed, Aug 11 12:00 P.M. Best Babysitter Ever/Plant A Tree     NHPBS

Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don are excited that Keira Chirostenotes gets to babysit them for the night while Mr.

Thu, Aug 12 10:30 A.M. The Amazing Michelinoceras Brothers/Dads' Day Out     NHPBS KIDS

The Amazing Michelinoceras Brothers - The Pteranodon family travels deep underwater on the Dinosaur Train to view two backwards-bounding brothers named Max and Mitch Michelinoceras.

Thu, Aug 12 12:00 P.M. One Smart Dinosaur/Petey The Peteinosaurus     NHPBS

One Smart Dinosaur - Buddy and Tiny want to test their memory, so they ride the Dinosaur Train and spend some time with the Conductor, since he's a Troodon with a great memory.

Fri, Aug 13 10:30 A.M. Migration Vacation/Moms Rawk!     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon family sends Buddy on the Dinosaur Train so he can join Annie, Deloris, and Boris Tyrannosaurus for a week on their migration, traveling with the T.

Fri, Aug 13 12:00 P.M. Laura The Giganotosaurus/Dinosaur Poop!     NHPBS

Laura the Giganotosaurus - Buddy spends time with Laura Giganotosaurus, a large dinosaur who always rides the Dinosaur Train and, like Buddy, is a three-toed theropod!

Sat, Aug 14 12:00 P.M. An Armored Tail Tale/Pterasaur Flying Club     NHPBS KIDS

An Armored Tail Tale - The Pteranodons tag along as Hank Ankylosaurus visits the Big Pond to scout a Dinoball talent named Eugene Euoplocephalus.

Sun, Aug 15 12:00 P.M. Migration Vacation/Moms Rawk!     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon family sends Buddy on the Dinosaur Train so he can join Annie, Deloris, and Boris Tyrannosaurus for a week on their migration, traveling with the T.

Mon, Aug 16 10:30 A.M. Don's Hole-Iday/We're Not All Dinosaurs     NHPBS KIDS

When Don is told he can't dig any more holes around the nest, he complains that he needs his own day just for digging holes-a hole-iday!

Mon, Aug 16 12:00 P.M. Rocket Train Surprise Party/Cloudy with a Chance Of Fun     NHPBS

After Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don learn that it's Mr.

Tue, Aug 17 10:30 A.M. Buddy Explores The Tyrannosaurs/Rainy Day Fight     NHPBS KIDS

Buddy, an adopted T. rex, wishes he knew more about his T.

Tue, Aug 17 12:00 P.M. Derek The Deinonychus/Don's Dragonfly     NHPBS

Derek the Deinonychus - Buddy, Tiny and Mom visit a family of Deinonychus, dinosaurs with large, sharp toe-claws.

Wed, Aug 18 10:30 A.M. Buck-Tooth Bucky/Tiny's Tiny Friend     NHPBS KIDS

Buck-Tooth Bucky - When Don finds a mystery tooth in Dad's old tooth collection, Dad decides to take the kids on an investigation.

Wed, Aug 18 12:00 P.M. One Big Frog/Caving with Vlad     NHPBS

The Pteranodon kids are playing a game called "I'm the Biggest," which raises the question: how big is the biggest frog? Dad takes the kids on the Dinosaur Train to find the biggest frog ever, the legendary Beelzebufo.

Thu, Aug 19 10:30 A.M. Junior Conductor Jamboree/Troodon Train Day     NHPBS KIDS

Junior Conductor Jamboree - Our kids ride the Dinosaur Train from one end of the line to the other, through all three Time Periods -- from the Cretaceous, through the Jurassic, to the Triassic.

Thu, Aug 19 12:00 P.M. One Small Dinosaur/T. Rex Migration     NHPBS

One Small Dinosaur - Mrs. Pteranodon takes Buddy and Tiny to visit a Mikey Microraptor, one of the smallest of dinosaurs ever.

Fri, Aug 20 10:30 A.M. Love Day/A New Leaf     NHPBS KIDS

Tiny wakes up feeling a little sad. When asked why, she can't really explain it: "Sometimes I just feel sad.

Fri, Aug 20 12:00 P.M. Fast Friends/T. Rex Teeth     NHPBS

Fast Friends - Buddy, Tiny, and Mom ride the Dinosaur Train to meet Oren and Ollie Ornithomimus, some of the fastest dinosaurs ever!

Sat, Aug 21 12:00 P.M. Buddy Explores The Tyrannosaurs/Rainy Day Fight     NHPBS KIDS

Buddy, an adopted T. rex, wishes he knew more about his T.

Sun, Aug 22 12:00 P.M. Buck-Tooth Bucky/Tiny's Tiny Friend     NHPBS KIDS

Buck-Tooth Bucky - When Don finds a mystery tooth in Dad's old tooth collection, Dad decides to take the kids on an investigation.

Mon, Aug 23 10:30 A.M. Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 1/Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 2     NHPBS KIDS

Dinosaur Big City Part I - Buddy and the Pteranodon family begin their journey on the Dinosaur Train, gathering all their Theropod friends together to travel to a really big Theropod Club Convention which is being held in Laramidia, the "Dinosaur Big City"!

Mon, Aug 23 12:00 P.M. Hootin' Hadrosaurs!/Hatching Party     NHPBS

Hootin' Hadrosaurs!

Tue, Aug 24 10:30 A.M. That's Not A Dinosaur/Tiny's Garden     NHPBS KIDS

The kids visit the Big Pond to attend the Biome Block Party.

Tue, Aug 24 12:00 P.M. Now with Feathers!/A Frill A Minute     NHPBS

Now With Feathers!

Wed, Aug 25 10:30 A.M. The Good Mom/Hornucopia     NHPBS KIDS

The Good Mom - "Mom's" the word when Mrs.

Wed, Aug 25 12:00 P.M. Don's Winter Wish/Festival of Lights     NHPBS

When the Pteranodon family travels back to the North Pole, Don declares that it's his "winter wish" to see snow fall again.

Thu, Aug 26 10:30 A.M. King and Crystal Play Red Rock/Nick of Time     NHPBS KIDS

King and Crystal Cryolophosaurus are back together in their on-again, off-again rock'n'roll relationship.

Thu, Aug 26 12:00 P.M. One Big Dinosaur/Play Date with Annie     NHPBS

One Big Dinosaur - Tiny and Buddy visit a dinosaur family called Argentinosaurus, some of the biggest land creatures ever!

Fri, Aug 27 10:30 A.M. Elmer Elasmosaurus/Dinosaur Block Party     NHPBS KIDS

Elmer Elasmosaurus - The Pteranodon family travels on the Dinosaur Train with the Aquacar to an underwater train station to transport Elmer Elasmosaurus back to his home in the ocean.

Fri, Aug 27 12:00 P.M. Dinosaur Train Submarine: Otto Opthalmosaurus/King Meets Crystal     NHPBS

When the Pteranodon family takes the Dinosaur Train under the sea to visit their friend Elmer Elasmosaurus, they learn that the Elasmosaurus family is going away from the station to follow their food, the fish.

Sat, Aug 28 12:00 P.M. That's Not A Dinosaur/Tiny's Garden     NHPBS KIDS

The kids visit the Big Pond to attend the Biome Block Party.

Sun, Aug 29 12:00 P.M. King and Crystal Play Red Rock/Nick of Time     NHPBS KIDS

King and Crystal Cryolophosaurus are back together in their on-again, off-again rock'n'roll relationship.

Mon, Aug 30 10:30 A.M. Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 3/Dinosaur Big City, Pt. 4     NHPBS KIDS

Dinosaur Big City Part III - The Dinosaur Train arrives in Laramidia, the Dinosaur Big City, and Buddy and the Pteranodon family explore the crowded "dinosaur metropolis.

Mon, Aug 30 12:00 P.M. Armored Like An Ankylosaurus/Campout!     NHPBS

Armored Like an Ankylosaurus - The kids travel on the Dinosaur Train with Mr.

Tue, Aug 31 10:30 A.M. The Earthquake/Nursery Car     NHPBS KIDS

Mom takes the kids on a playdate with Tank Triceratops to the desert, where they meet a distant relative of Tank's, an early Ceratopsian named Penelope Protoceratops.

Tue, Aug 31 12:00 P.M. Dinosaur Train Submarine: Shoshana Shonosaurus/All Kinds of Families     NHPBS

The Pteranodon family goes under the sea again, to ride the Dinosaur Train Submarine - this time they go to meet Shoshana Shonisaurus, an enormous marine reptile that's something between a dolphin and a whale.

Wed, Sep 1 10:30 A.M. Dry Times at Pteranodon Terrace/Big Misty Sea Fishing Contest     NHPBS KIDS

When the weather has been extremely dry for several weeks, all the water holes at Pteranodon Terrace dry up.

Wed, Sep 1 12:00 P.M. Dinos A to Z, Part 1, The Big Idea/Dinos A to Z, Part 2, Spread The Word     NHPBS

While riding the Dinosaur Train with Buddy and Mom, Tiny gets the idea to gather all the dinosaurs in the `Dinosaurs A to Z' song for a picnic at Troodon Town.

Thu, Sep 2 10:30 A.M. Adventure Camp: Rafting/Adventure Camp: Mountain Climbing     NHPBS KIDS

For their second outing at Nature Trackers Adventure Camp, Buddy, Tiny, Shiny, Don and other friends learn about the tree line as they set out to hike up a mountain.

Thu, Sep 2 12:00 P.M. Dinos A to Z, Part 3, Classification/Dinos A to Z, Part 4, A To Z Picnic     NHPBS

The Pteranodon family rides the Dinosaur Train - now with extra cars attached -- as it continues picking up more dinosaurs that are in the `Dinosaurs A to Z' song.

Fri, Sep 3 10:30 A.M. The Forest Fire/The Lost Bird     NHPBS KIDS

When a forest fire comes to woods not far from the family nest at Pteranodon Terrace, the family takes the Dinosaur Train to visit a nearby area where a fire has already been, and the Conductor leads the kids on a Nature Tracker hike through the woods to see how new life is growing back - even after the forest fire's devastation.

Fri, Sep 3 12:00 P.M. The Old Spinosaurus & The Sea/A Spiky Tail Tale     NHPBS

The Old Spinosaurus & the Sea - Dad takes the kids on the Dinosaur Train to fish in a new place, where they meet a huge, grumpy old dinosaur, called a Spinosaurus, that doesn't want the kids in his Sea.

Sat, Sep 4 12:00 P.M. The Earthquake/Nursery Car     NHPBS KIDS

Mom takes the kids on a playdate with Tank Triceratops to the desert, where they meet a distant relative of Tank's, an early Ceratopsian named Penelope Protoceratops.

Sun, Sep 5 12:00 P.M. Adventure Camp: Rafting/Adventure Camp: Mountain Climbing     NHPBS KIDS

For their second outing at Nature Trackers Adventure Camp, Buddy, Tiny, Shiny, Don and other friends learn about the tree line as they set out to hike up a mountain.

Mon, Sep 6 10:30 A.M. Hurricane at Pteranodon Terrace/Rafting The Cretaceous     NHPBS KIDS

The long-awaited rains finally return to Pteranodon Terrace, but grow into a huge rainstorm that grows even bigger - into a hurricane!

Mon, Sep 6 12:00 P.M. Dinosaurs in the Snow/Cretaceous Conifers     NHPBS

Dinosaurs in the Snow - Buddy and his Pteranodon family ride the Dinosaur Train to the North Pole - where it's cooler out and the skies are dark all winter long!

Tue, Sep 7 10:30 A.M. Adventure Camp: Zip Lining/Adventure Camp: Canyon Hiking     NHPBS KIDS

The Nature Trackers Adventure Campers are back for another adventure and this time they'll be travelling to a rainforest!

Tue, Sep 7 12:00 P.M. Remember The Alamosaurus/Sunrise, Sunset     NHPBS

The Pteranodon kids and Dad get the idea to travel around on the Dinosaur Train and meet some of the biggest dinosaurs.

Wed, Sep 8 10:30 A.M. Underwater Race/Buddy Wants to Fly     NHPBS KIDS

The Pteranodon Family, with the Conductor, have raced on land a few times and in the air against Thurston Troodon, but have never raced in the water!

Wed, Sep 8 12:00 P.M. The Burrowers/Shiny's Sea Shells     NHPBS

The Burrowers - The Pteranodon family rides the Dinosaur Train to meet a family of amazing, burrowing dinosaurs that live in holes and put on a "Cirque de Soleil" kind of acrobatic show every evening!

Thu, Sep 9 10:30 A.M. Rocket Train Surprise Party/Cloudy with a Chance Of Fun     NHPBS KIDS

After Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don learn that it's Mr.

Thu, Sep 9 12:00 P.M. Triassic Turtle/Tank's Baby Brother     NHPBS

Triassic Turtle - Don mistakes a shell for a rock and meets Adam Adocus, a turtle with a head he can pull into his shell.

Fri, Sep 10 10:30 A.M. Tiny and the Crocodile/Meet The Grandparents     NHPBS KIDS

Team Pteranodon travels to Dienosuchas Swamp to meet Deanna Dienosuchas, a 40 foot crocodile with many big teeth, and a crabby attitude.

Fri, Sep 10 12:00 P.M. Night Train/Fossil Fred     NHPBS

Night Train - Dad, Buddy and Tiny take a special ride on the Dinosaur Train at night, learning about animals that are active after dark, culminating at the Big Pond for a nature walk under the full moon.

Sat, Sep 11 12:00 P.M. Rocket Train Surprise Party/Cloudy with a Chance Of Fun     NHPBS KIDS

After Buddy, Tiny, Shiny and Don learn that it's Mr.

Sun, Sep 12 12:00 P.M. Tiny and the Crocodile/Meet The Grandparents     NHPBS KIDS

Team Pteranodon travels to Dienosuchas Swamp to meet Deanna Dienosuchas, a 40 foot crocodile with many big teeth, and a crabby attitude.

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