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Walking Among Dinosaurs

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

Liz Anderson is the Collections Manager at the Mountain America Museum of Ancient Life, and she explains the process the Collections Team goes through to take care of thousands of specimens in the Museum.

Rick’s Allosaurus

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

In 2020, a new subspecies of Allosaurus was announced - Allosaurus jimmadseni. The first discovery of this new subspecies was found in 1990, but in 2002, Thanksgiving Point Paleontologist Rick Hunter discovered his own juvenile Allosaurus jimmadseni.

Thanksgiving Point Partners with Mountain America Credit Union

Friday, September 2, 2022

Thanksgiving Point is excited to announce a multi-year naming rights partnership with Mountain America Credit Union. The dinosaur museum, housing one of the largest collections of mounted dinosaurs in the world, will be named the Mountain America Museum of Ancient Life.

It’s Science, But Not Rocket Science

Tuesday, August 23, 2022

In the 18th century, Paleontology was a like piecing together a puzzle without being able to see the full picture on the box. How far have we come since then?

15 Big-Time Brachiosaurus Facts

Thursday, July 21, 2022

Here are 15 fun facts about some of the most famous Sauropods to ever roam the earth.

Flora and Fauna of the Prehistoric World

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

What's the difference between an herbivore and a carnivore? What kinds of plants did dinosaurs eat? Are any of these plants still around today?