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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    04/19/2018 - 8:17 pm | View Link
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    04/18/2018 - 6:33 am | View Link
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    04/10/2018 - 6:58 am | View Link
  • Omaha museum opens its basement vaults for public viewing
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    04/10/2018 - 3:48 am | View Link
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    04/8/2018 - 6:52 pm | View Link
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  • The Basement | Reno NV.
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    04/19/2018 - 3:52 pm | View Website
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