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
  • The art of parting: 'We used to spend so much time there' - Minneapolis Star Tribune
    The day was muggy; my mother had suggested the museum for its air conditioning. ... cards and cross-country ribbons from her basement storage ...
    07/26/2016 - 10:50 am | View Link
  • Four centuries of New England flops, flubs, and failures - Boston Globe
    ... guard on duty at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, granted entry to ... duly tied up with duct tape and moved to the basement, and the ...
    07/26/2016 - 8:59 am | View Link
  • Where To Be Mod In London - Londonist
    ... after Moses, Mods and Mr Fish at the Jewish Museum, fill your Chelsea ... With sounds that transport you to a smokey sixties basement, this is
    07/26/2016 - 7:20 am | View Link
  • Once And Again, I Get The Whole 'Dad' Thing Right... - Huffington Post
    With that, I set up my editing suite in my basement. ... There is a place in St. Louis called the City Museum . To try to describe it would be
    07/25/2016 - 3:37 pm | View Link
  • New exhibit in Citizens Square to showcase history of city services - News Sentinel
    On of the few remaining features from the Lincoln museum is a display case in the basement outside City Council chambers, and by the end of...
    07/25/2016 - 1:08 pm | View Link
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  • Prince's Regeneration Trust back Trent Park museum plans
    However, they are currently only offering less than half the ground floor and basement for the desired museum and learning centre, while campaigners want the whole ground floor, basement and half the stable block for the museum. Other supporters of the ...
    07/26/2016 - 10:00 pm | View Link
  • Joliette art Museum
    The project required a complete code compliance update of the existing spaces including the renovation of the museum archives in the basement, the replacement of all the mechanical and electrical systems, the complete waterproofing the building envelope ...
    07/26/2016 - 12:18 am | View Link
  • Tennessee State Museum receives gift of 300 artworks by Nashville native Red Grooms
    Knestrick said he had long wanted to donate the collection but didn't find the current location of the state museum in the basement of the Tennessee Performing Arts Center to be a suitable space. That changed with the construction of a new Tennessee State ...
    07/25/2016 - 5:05 pm | View Link
  • TEMECULA: Science museum offers hands-on learning for kids
    This one’s known as the basement recycling room and includes a T-shirt made of recycled plastic. Halle seems more interested in crossing back and forth through the room’s compact entrance. “It’s hard to keep her down,” said Ott, 72.
    07/25/2016 - 2:13 pm | View Link
  • State-of-the-art museum to be inaugurated by PM tomorrow to mark 4 yrs of Prez in office
    It is a massive building, built in more than one lakh sq mt area. Upper basement is called the Presidential floor. Freedom movement and its struggle has been elaborately depicted in the museum with selected important events given prominence. ''New twenty ...
    07/24/2016 - 2:20 am | View Link
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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 ...
    07/22/2016 - 2:08 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.
    07/22/2016 - 2:40 am | View Website
  • Museum of Paleontology | U-M LSA Museum of Paleontology
    Polarity of concavo-convex intervertebral joints in the necks and tails of sauropod dinosaurs. The highly elongated necks, and often tails, of sauropod dinosaurs were ...
    07/22/2016 - 1:50 am | 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 ...
    07/21/2016 - 7:38 pm | 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 ...
    07/21/2016 - 10:05 am | View Website
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