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
  • Viktor Wynd’s Museum of Curiosities | London
    Halloween is creeping up on us so what better time to take you to a dark basement in East London, right? More precisely, we’re going to Hackney. There’s this strange-looking pub on Mare Street, with a black front and curious knick-knacks haphazardly ...
    10/27/2016 - 7:56 pm | View Link
  • The fight for human rights is just beginning, and Dallas' new Holocaust museum is one place we can start
    The museum, founded by local Holocaust survivors in the basement of the Jewish Community Center in 1984, will also change its name to the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum. It will continue to "teach the history and vital lessons of the Holocaust ...
    10/27/2016 - 11:53 am | View Link
  • Zak Bagans’ Haunted Museum Puts the Bizarre on Display
    However, one part of the house is completely off-limits: the basement. “I do not allow people to go down there. And I won’t.” Bagans says that several construction workers walked off the job after going to the basement and he himself has only gone a ...
    10/27/2016 - 10:17 am | View Link
  • NH children's museum photos, memorabilia damaged in flooding
    Last week’s storm sent 2 feet of water, leaves, mud and debris into the basement of the Children’s Museum of New Hampshire, damaging thousands of photos and other memorabilia documenting its 33-year history, officials said. Jane Bard, president of the ...
    10/27/2016 - 1:19 am | View Link
  • Inside Manhattan's Underground Laser Laboratory
    On The Job is a series of conversations with the people who keep neighborhoods running. In a dark cranny of his narrow basement laboratory, Dr. Laser takes a few long, deep drags from a cigarette. He exhales the smoke and swirls it above his head ...
    10/25/2016 - 4:45 am | View Link
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  • 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 ...
    10/24/2016 - 7:33 pm | View Website
  • White House Museum
    Sub-basement dig, 1950. Welcome to the White House Museum, the unofficial virtual museum of the president’s residence. 1.5 million visitors go through the real ...
    10/24/2016 - 7:26 pm | View Website
  • Home | Natural History Museum
    Shop homepage; Wildlife Photographer of the Year shop; Dinosaur shop; Museum souvenirs; Jewellery; The home of nature-inspired gifts. Free UK next-day delivery when ...
    10/24/2016 - 4:20 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.
    10/24/2016 - 6:54 am | View Website
  • About MOBA : Somerville Gallery
    Somerville Theatre 55 Davis Square Somerville MA 02144 USA Somerville is about five miles north-west of downtown Boston. MOBA is in the basement of the Somerville ...
    10/23/2016 - 8:10 pm | View Website
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