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
  • TGIF: Happenings -- what's coming up in Northeast Ohio starting June ... - News-Herald
    CANTON MUSEUM OF ART, 1001 Market Ave., presents “The Mystery & Magic ... Band, Mischief Brew, July 28; Basement, July 29; Hoots and Hellmouth
    06/3/2015 - 3:44 pm | View Link
  • Best of the Triangle 2015 - INDY
    The cocktails at Counting House, located inside the 21C Museum Hotel, (111 N ... s why most comic shops look like your mom's basement: dusty, musty ...
    06/3/2015 - 3:03 pm | View Link
  • Theatre - Bay Area Reporter
    ... skyscraper if you put a tiny museum in the basement. But if someone built a 50-story skyscraper and put Theatre Rhinoceros in the basement, I...
    06/3/2015 - 11:11 am | View Link
  • Cheers: River Rouge Brewing Company opens in Royal Oak - Detroit News
    ... at the bar, which is decked-out like a casual and home-y basement bar. ... June 13 and 1 p.m. Tues. $20, $15 Arab American National Museum ...
    06/3/2015 - 10:49 am | View Link
  • Lutron Announces Availability of Apple HomeKit-enabled Cas�ta ... - Home Toys
    Lutron Caséta Now Supports Apple HomeKit - Dealerscope
    06/3/2015 - 5:30 am | View Link
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  • A Closer Look at Pasadena's Artful Architecture
    Home to the Norton Simon Museum, Pacific Asia Museum ... replete with vintage wood panel- ing, basement pool, beamed ceilings, and formal gardens designed by Garrett Eckbo. “There’s nothing else on this scale in Pasadena,” says an agent of the ...
    06/30/2015 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • Hope College readies to launch new Kruizenga Art Museum with major art donation
    The building’s utilities are in a separate area of the basement accessible from the outside to permit maintenance workers to do their job without breaching the secure art storage area. The museum is named in honor of a financial gift from Dr. Richard and ...
    06/30/2015 - 12:11 am | View Link
  • This Is What A Flea Market At The Morbid Anatomy Museum Looks Like
    And pretty much everyone who's into that sort of thing crammed into the museum's basement after waiting an hour on line to see the goods, and take some home. There were only around nine vendors at their summer flea market, but each offered large spreads of ...
    06/29/2015 - 6:15 am | View Link
  • Percussionist donates instruments to Sandcastles Children's Museum, already a hit with kids
    Ronquillo read a recent story in the Ludington Daily News in which the museum staff asked for the donation of instruments and he decided to move the drums and more from his basement to the museum. “I love percussion and I love the idea that kids will ...
    06/26/2015 - 6:02 am | View Link
  • Torture museum displaying 650 items from some of the darkest periods in human history opens to public for one day only
    A torture museum displaying 650 items from the darkest periods of human history was opened to the public today. Situated in a Cairo basement, the Egyptian Museum of Torture Tools is home to the personal collection of torture historian Mohamed Abdel-Wahab.
    06/26/2015 - 5:35 am | View Link
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  • 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.
    06/30/2015 - 6:13 pm | View Website
  • Museum of Paleontology | University of Michigan
    The University of Michigan Museum of Paleontology (UMMP) is a research museum devoted to study the history of life, interpretation of its meaning, and sharing these ...
    06/30/2015 - 2:38 pm | View Website
  • American Museum of Natural History
    There’s so much to see and do at the American Museum of Natural History
    06/29/2015 - 11:36 pm | 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 ...
    06/29/2015 - 4:55 pm | View Website
  • Clemente Museum, Roberto Clemente, Pittsburgh Pirates ...
    Engine House 25 holds The Clemente Museum, an inspiring collection and a tribute to Pittsburgh Pirates player Roberto Clemente, the Great One.
    06/29/2015 - 7:37 am | View Website
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