Discovering Spinosaurus

As you enter the lobby of the Connecticut Science Center you’re greeted by a massive sail-backed dinosaur with a crocodile’s snout. This is Spinosaurus, one of dozen animatronic prehistoric creatures showcased in our new exhibit Dinosaurs Around the World: Passport to Pangea.  At over 50 feet long, Spinosaurus was one of the largest predatory dinosaurs …

Science Sunday: Learning About Fossils

Our brand new traveling exhibit, Dinosaurs Around the World, opened this past weekend here at the Connecticut Science Center. Dinosaurs lived millions of years ago, way before the first humans ever walked the Earth. So, how do we know so much about these creatures? Scientists and researchers have discovered and analyzed fossils found all around …

Science Sunday: Fossils

We were inspired by our new traveling exhibit, Dinosaurs Around the World for this Science Sunday. Opening this weekend, March 6, 12 animatronic dinosaurs will be taking over the Science Center. How have we been able to learn so much about these amazing creatures that lived millions of years before the first humans walked the …