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
  • Spending Three Weeks Alone in a Basement with Goya's Monsters - Stranger
    In the museum basement, Robertson is technically in charge. She uses an X-acto knife to slice through the paper backing on each frame.
    05/3/2016 - 1:21 pm | View Link
  • A Fight at the Museum: Ryan McNamara Brings Battling Dance Troupes ... - ARTnews
    Glen McNamara speaks to daughters: 'We're both completely innocent, ... - Brisbane Times
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  • 15-Year-Old Starts Comprehensive Apple Museum With Lawn-Mowing Money - Core77
    ... s Alex's collection in its current state in the basement, providing a hint of what you'd get to see when the real museum is ready: [embedded...
    05/3/2016 - 11:34 am | View Link
  • Leicester Square’s Hidden Scientific History - Londonist
    ... advert: Museum, Leicester House, Feb. 3, 1775 Mr. Lever’s Museum of ... In the basement could be found lecture theatres where demonstrations ...
    05/3/2016 - 10:11 am | View Link
  • Feds Search Home of Alleged Mobster Suspected in 26-Year-Old Art ... - Gawker
    FBI returns to home of man linked to $500M Boston art heist -
    05/3/2016 - 10:04 am | View Link
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  • Feds Search Home of Alleged Mobster Suspected in 26-Year-Old Art Heist
    They then handcuffed that guard and one other in the museum’s basement and left with 13 works, including three Rembrandts, a Manet, and five works by Degas. The FBI named Gentile, who is serving a 2.5-year sentence for guns and weapons charges ...
    05/3/2016 - 7:45 am | View Link
  • Teenager assembles amazing Apple museum in family basement
    Five years ago, ten-year-old Alex Jason traded a minibike and a snowblower for an iMac G5 that he could use to help him do his homework. Now fifteen, Jason has continued to nurture his collection of Apple hardware — and it’s grown into a bona fide Mac ...
    05/3/2016 - 7:37 am | View Link
  • A 15-year-old's new Apple museum
    Jason converted his family's basement into a museum, called the Apple Orchard, and in a couple years he plans to move it into a former library that he and his father plan to convert into the Maine Technology Museum. From Cult of Mac: His collection ...
    05/3/2016 - 7:03 am | View Link
  • Spending Three Weeks Alone in a Basement with Goya's Monsters
    It's Robertson's job to re-frame all 80 prints so they can go on display this summer. She spends seven hours a day alone with them in Seattle Art Museum’s basement. She’s taking one for the team. In the galleries this summer, these prints will be ...
    05/3/2016 - 6:41 am | View Link
  • Armenian Taverna that could be listed as The Manchester Museum of The 1970s.
    An absurd muralt stretches around much of the Albert Square basement dining room ... to still be around in another 48 years – with the same murals. If not, I want a museum to buy the decor and exhibit it, to show off the utterly bizarre taste of ...
    05/3/2016 - 2:49 am | View Link
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  • Over 1,000 Mayan Codices Discovered in Museum Basement
    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. Two other codices were ...
    05/1/2016 - 10:04 pm | View Website
  • Forest Hill's secret basement Toronto Maple Leafs museum
    A look inside Forest Hill’s secret basement Toronto Maple Leafs museum. A look inside Forest Hill’s secret basement Toronto Maple Leafs museum
    05/1/2016 - 9:25 am | 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 ...
    05/1/2016 - 6:27 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 ...
    04/30/2016 - 10:34 pm | View Website
  • Appaloosa Museum & Heritage Center Foundation | Moscow, Idaho
    Located in the heart of Palouse Country - home of the Appaloosa breed, the museum was established in 1975 to collect, preserve, study, and exhibit objects and ...
    04/30/2016 - 12:33 pm | View Website
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