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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    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
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    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
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  • Mantel moves from rubbish pile to museum
    When interior designer Heidi Pribell spotted a dust-covered mantelpiece in the basement of a client’s newly purchased home, it was the start of a long relationship. The ornate white marble mantelpiece, with two caryatids flanking each side, was sitting ...
    09/21/2017 - 5:43 pm | View Link
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    The trip began a lifelong obsession of collecting artwork and artifacts that started to fill up Mitchell’s home, and eventually the basement of his real estate office on Green Bay Road in Evanston where he took pride in educating school groups and boy ...
    09/21/2017 - 1:30 am | View Link
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    LEWISTON — Join Museum L-A for “Graveyard Shift,” an evening event based on a short story by Stephen King, featuring a young worker who discovers a horrible secret in the basement of a decrepit Maine Mill. The event is scheduled for Friday ...
    09/18/2017 - 6:50 am | View Link
  • Castle Museum
    The fact that the building rests on a tall basement makes the towers appear to be three storeys tall. All windows on the lower level have flat lintels while all windows on the upper level have Roman arched lintels. Matching these are three larger arches ...
    09/17/2017 - 1:41 pm | View Link
  • Ultimate Leafs fan sells most of collection to Ottawa museum
    Mike Wilson, a Leafs superfan whose basement was filled with more than 1,700 collectibles, has sold most of his massive collection to the Canadian Museum of History in Ottawa. Most of the memorabilia, which includes hockey photos, paintings, personal ...
    09/15/2017 - 6:30 pm | View Link
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  • Home | Sir John Soane's Museum
    Sir John Soane's life and work (1753-1837) are displayed in his own amazing house at Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, now a museum.
    09/20/2017 - 6:05 am | View Website
  • Home | Natural History Museum
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    09/20/2017 - 1:04 am | View Website
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    09/19/2017 - 7:04 am | View Website
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    09/19/2017 - 3:36 am | View Website
    The Museum of Bus Transportation * 161 Museum Drive * Hershey, PA 17033 * (717) 566-7100 ext. 119
    09/18/2017 - 9:35 am | View Website
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