From Museum Basement, A ‘new’ Dinosaur

A paleontologists chose a name for an unknown dinosaur genus that has brought him more publicity than any of his other discoveries.

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  • Most Visited Cities In The World 2012
    In the MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index, London leads the world as both the most popular destination city for overseas travelers, and in the average amount each visitor spends. Whether drawn by business or as tourists, London's visitors from New York are the ones that travel the furthest and spend the most. More
  • Six politicians plead not guilty in alleged NYC mayor's race plotSix politicians plead not guilty in alleged NYC mayor's race plot
    New York State Sen. Malcolm Smith and five other politicians pleaded not guilty Tuesday to corruption charges in connection with an alleged plot to buy a line on New York City's mayoral ballot. The allegations revived public concerns about a documented culture of exploitation in Albany that has prompted officials to seek legal recourse to induce change. More
  • New York Proposes Raising Minimum Age for Cigarette PurchasesNew York Proposes Raising Minimum Age for Cigarette Purchases
    Young New Yorkers would not be able to buy cigarettes until they were 21, up from the current 18, under a proposal advanced Monday by Dr. Thomas A. Farley, the city’s health commissioner, and Christine C. Quinn, the City Council speaker. More
  • Electric-Taxi Experiment to Begin in New York
    Some drivers have expressed doubts about the viability of using the vehicles, arguing that any charging break would undercut earnings. More
  • Officer Killed Boyfriend and Son in Murder-Suicide, Police SayOfficer Killed Boyfriend and Son in Murder-Suicide, Police Say
    An off-duty police officer was believed to have shot and killed her boyfriend and their 1-year-old son, and then turned the gun on herself in an apparent murder-suicide at their Brooklyn home on Monday morning, investigators said. The officer’s 19-year-old son managed to escape the three-story house on East 56th Street by fleeing through a bedroom window after hearing the sound of gunshots, said Paul J. More
  • Leet: MacNider is a treasure that belongs to all of us - Sacramento Bee
    Leet: MacNider is a treasure that belongs to all of us - Sun Herald
    07/1/2016 - 2:19 pm | View Link
  • Loretta? Primarily we're talking about the Golden Moutza of June - Chicago Tribune
    ... and his wife, Mellody Hobson, who wanted their own museum on the Chicago ... But if Crazy Joe Biden is released from the White House basement, ...
    07/1/2016 - 10:24 am | View Link
  • GBHS's lease of the Rice/Bethune House will end this year - Owen Sound Sun Times
    ... the gallery was notified – like all organizations with Canadian Museum Association insurance – ... The gallery's art vault is in its ...
    06/30/2016 - 3:38 pm | View Link
  • Couture meets culture - The Gulf Today
    Also an archaeological museum, it contains the Islamic Art Museum of ... in the exhibition space or a rare book in the basement archives, remains
    06/30/2016 - 2:01 pm | View Link
  • A century later, Beaumont-Hamel is Newfoundland’s raw wound - Macleans Online
    Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on Memorial Day in ... - International Business Times
    06/30/2016 - 10:39 am | View Link
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  • Mason City art museum marks 50 years
    He taught during the day and painted at night. He was among a group in Oelwein who started an art association which had a meeting room and gallery in the basement of City Hall. A friend Leet met through the art association tipped him off that Mason City ...
    07/1/2016 - 8:40 pm | View Link
  • Don’t miss these museum upgrades in New York and Europe
    In the basement, hundreds more furnishings and accessories are visible through glass walls, including sculptures and prototypes from the Eames estate, and classic lamps by Alvar Aalto, among others. “You get a glimpse of what there is,” said Mateo ...
    07/1/2016 - 3:07 am | View Link
  • British Museum even more vital after Brexit, says Hartwig Fischer
    Although Fischer is still learning his way around the collection and his new staff – the chairman, Sir Richard Lambert, said he occasionally returned white in the face with shock from visits to basement stores, though Fischer insisted that was mere ...
    07/1/2016 - 1:50 am | View Link
  • The Cottager | Ventfort Hall: From shambles to Gilded Age museum
    A fireplace from the second floor had fallen through two floors and was in the basement," Linda Rocke, marketing coordinator for Ventfort Hall and Gilded Age Museum, said during a recent tour of the historic home. "It was the sheer will and determination ...
    06/29/2016 - 10:10 pm | View Link
  • Museum & Gallery Listings for July 1-7
    Compared with Mr. Noguchi’s invariably elegant sculptures, Mr. Sachs’s works look as if they were created by a manic, semiskilled handyman in his basement workshop. He collides West and East with insouciant aplomb. 9-01 33rd Road, at Vernon Boulevard ...
    06/29/2016 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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  • Sub-Basements
    The Sub-Basements. The White House Sub-Basements are not original to the structure. They were dug during the Truman reconstruction in 1949, and staircases off the ...
    06/28/2016 - 3:38 am | View Website
  • Museum | Ford's Theatre
    The Ford’s Theatre Museum combines a remarkable collection of historic artifacts with a variety of interactive exhibits to tell the story of Abraham Lincoln’s ...
    06/28/2016 - 2:12 am | View Website
  • Varrock Museum displays
    This is a directory to all the displays located on each floor of the Varrock Museum. Two...
    06/27/2016 - 8:50 pm | View Website
  • Basement Hall
    Basement Hall . Main doors to the North Hall in 2008 . Looking into the Cold Storage room in 2006, with the old liner removed and with the new liner in place (White ...
    06/27/2016 - 12:57 pm | View Website
  • 1,000 Mayan Codices Discovered in Museum Basement : In5D ...
    Over 1,000 Mayan codices were discovered in the basement of a Los Angeles museum, presumably owned by Randolph Hunt and donated to the museum.
    06/27/2016 - 9:37 am | View Website
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