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
  • Penelope Seidler maintains interest in architecture, arts - Canberra Times
    Penelope Seidler maintains interest in architecture, arts - Brisbane Times
    10/31/2014 - 1:52 pm | View Link
  • The Super Friends Are a Bunch of Design Thieves - Core77
    ... selfie" taken below shows the team after completing the sub-basement. ... Now home to the Cincinnati Museum Center, the onetime train station ...
    10/31/2014 - 1:31 pm | View Link
  • Freebie Friday: Sweet deals for Halloween - Orlando Sentinel
    ... com.    Comedy Night: 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, The Basement, 68 E. Pine ... 7 p.m. Thursdays,  through Nov. 20, Southeast Museum of Photography
    10/31/2014 - 11:26 am | View Link
  • Katy Meyers Emery: Apparitions and Archaeology - MSU Today
    ... the Campus Archaeology Program and adjunct curator of the MSU Museum, on this ... 1876. Archaeology has revealed the foundation and basement of ...
    10/31/2014 - 11:05 am | View Link
  • Native Texan: Alamo could be even bigger attraction - Houston Chronicle
    ... up T-shirt and souvenir shops, Louis Tussaud's Plaza Wax Museum, Ripley's ... to the public as when Collins kept them in the basement of his ...
    10/31/2014 - 10:14 am | View Link
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  • Museum Victoria starting to move on $20 million plans to ‘roam the dome’ at Royal Exhibition Building
    Dr Greene said the current plan was for visitors to enter into the building’s basement, which presently housed some of the museum’s collection. A lift would carry them to the balcony level, just under the great dome and overlooking the vast building ...
    10/31/2014 - 4:19 am | View Link
  • A vision for the future – the world's biggest design museum and design on prime-time TV
    The Commonwealth Building is vast – particularly so in its current state, without internal walls. The basement space alone feels equal in size to the Design Museum’s current Shad Thames home. The top floor has a beguiling mix of a huge floorplan (560m2 ...
    10/31/2014 - 1:24 am | View Link
  • Things that go bump in the night: Local ghost hunters pay visit to Dearborn Historical Museum
    Renaud’s group occupied the basement, where they asked questions in an attempt to summon any spirits. “Lizzie, are you here?” Renaud asked. “Can you give me your name?” During the 45-minute session, lights flickered about five times when one of ...
    10/30/2014 - 12:12 am | View Link
  • History museum looks ahead
    The photo collection -- a staggering 400,000 images, Perez estimated -- currently is stored in the museum's basement under primitive climate-control conditions. "We're shooting for 3,000 square feet, space for a small office in front, a table, computers ...
    10/29/2014 - 6:57 pm | View Link
  • David Wax Museum On Mountain Stage
    Since 1967, a series of recordings known as The Basement Tapes has loomed large in music history. Bob Dylan and The Band casually recorded more than 100 songs — many of them captured in archival collections — in the upstate New York ranch house known ...
    10/28/2014 - 9:26 am | View Link
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  • Dr Zahi Hawass' Hidden Treasure of the Cairo Museum's Basement
    ( ) Dr Zahi Hawass takes us down into the basement of the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.
    10/31/2014 - 9:17 am | View Website
  • Clemente Museum, Roberto Clemente, Pittsburgh Pirates ...
    Engine House 25 holds The Clemente Museum, an inspiring collection and a tribute to Pittsburgh Pirates player Roberto Clemente, the Great One.
    10/29/2014 - 4:00 pm | View Website
  • The Iroquois County Old Courthouse Museum
    The Old Courthouse Museum. Watseka (Iroquois County), IL . New Official website
    10/29/2014 - 3:36 am | View Website
  • Chocolate Shop
    Basement Pastries . The White House has long had difficulty providing food for large dinner events. The small ground floor Kitchen has been supplemented with a ...
    10/28/2014 - 9:42 am | View Website
  • 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 ...
    10/27/2014 - 11:59 am | View Website
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