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
  • 'This is validation': 3 Omahans share their thoughts about newly opened Smithsonian Museum of African American History
    The museum, which opened Saturday in Washington, D.C., takes visitors first to the basement and then, ascending via a series of ramps, winds them through the origins of slavery and the bonds of Jim Crow to an integrated society. Exhibits on the upper ...
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  • Slow and steady wins the race; so far $500,000 has been raised toward new Becker County museum
    In the basement level, there would be approximately 6,610 square feet of storage space, climate controlled specifically for the preservation of historic artifacts. The basement level would also be used by museum staff only, which largely eliminates the ...
    09/25/2016 - 5:27 pm | View Link
  • National Museum of African American History and Culture opens in Washington D.C.
    Visitors begin in the basement of the museum and make their way through exhibits that tell a story that takes place over 400 years. A student named Clifton Kinnie described his experience. “As I was walking through I saw shackles, I saw auction blocks ...
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  • Black American journey finally enshrined in national museum
    Visitors begin by descending to the basement and then walk up a series of ramps winding through the origins of slavery, to the bonds of Jim Crow, to an integrated society. Exhibits on the upper floors highlight the unique contributions of blacks to areas ...
    09/25/2016 - 8:55 am | View Link
  • Free museum day highlights St. Joseph's history
    Along the basement walls of the former Missouri mental asylum is a tunnel of artwork left by former psychiatric patients. Open tours of the tunnels were one of the many opportunities the Glore Psychiatric Museum offered community members Saturday during ...
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  • 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 ...
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  • 6,500-Year-Old 'Noah' Skeleton Discovered in Museum Basement
    A 6,500-year-old skeleton first unearthed in 1929 at the ancient city of Ur in Iraq has been rediscovered in the basement of the Penn Museum.
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  • 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 ...
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  • Rembrandt painting found in New Jersey basement now lives ...
    Rembrandt painting found in New Jersey basement now lives in a museum — PHOTOS. Visitors to the booth of Galerie Talabardon & Gautier at the TEFAF fine art fair look ...
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  • [OSRS] Varrock museum basement mini quest guide
    link: Runescape Varrock museum mini quest quiz guide. How to get 9 slayer hunter, 1000 slayer hunter xp.
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