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New Fossil Exhibit Opens Oct. 19 at Perot Museum

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    New Fossil Exhibit Opens Oct. 19 at Perot Museum

    It took a lot of restoration and preservation work to build the latest exhibit at the Perot Museum. On Tuesday, we got a first look at the "Origins" exhibit. (Published Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019)

    It took a lot of restoration and preservation work to build the latest exhibit at the Perot Museum.

    On Tuesday, we got a first look at the "Origins" exhibit.

    NBC 5 cameras were there as crews installed the fossils at the Dallas museum.

    Their arrival in Dallas marks the first time they've been on display outside South Africa.

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    The exhibit will feature several fossils, including two species of ancient humans.

    You can check out "Origins: Fossils from the cradle of humankind" when it opens October 19 at the Perot Museum.

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