For thousands of years, humans have believed that there were once flying monsters. Such creatures became mythologized, with stories about them shared around the world. But could they have really existed? About 220 million years ago dinosaurs were on the rise to dominating the Earth.
But another group of reptiles was about to make an extraordinary leapcontrol of the skies. They were the pterosaursafter insects, the first animals ever to fly. The story of how and why these mysterious creatures took to the air is more fantastical than any fiction.
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Running time: 20 minutes.Admission to FLYING MONSTERS is $3 for children, adults, and groups, $2 for Baylor University students and museum members. Tickets cannot be purchased separately from museum admission.