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
  • In Chelsea: Gas Station to Boutique Condo - New York Times
    ... plans to operate a 6,400-square-foot two-story museum on the Getty’s ... Maupin gallery, which will occupy the Getty’s basement and first ...
    08/26/2016 - 2:31 pm | View Link
  • Three Jewish Ghettos That Have Made History - Forward
    The seats, the bimah, floor and ceiling were spectacular. The basement contained a chapel and also a museum.
    08/26/2016 - 12:54 pm | View Link
  • Johnson County Museum set to close Labor Day weekend -
    Donors, Sponsors Generously Support African-American History Museum - Los Angeles Sentinel
    08/26/2016 - 10:47 am | View Link
  • Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art floats its latest plans for expansion -
    New Arlington resident wants to turn Texas Rangers' stadium into ... - Dallas Morning News
    08/26/2016 - 8:53 am | View Link
  • What’s on DFW stages and in museums this fall - Star-Telegram
    David Stevens’ drama The Sum of Us in its basement space, Theatre Too ... Kimbell Art Museum, The Art Galleries at TCU and the Cattle Raisers ...
    08/26/2016 - 8:32 am | View Link
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  • Fairbanks Museum Opens New Balch Nature School
    The school started out in the basement of the Museum, next to the Eye on the Sky offices and recording booth. The space was decorated with bright colors and beautiful drawings, but there was no natural light. The new Balch Nature School building is located ...
    08/26/2016 - 11:19 pm | View Link
  • Johnson County Museum set to close Labor Day weekend
    The basement flooded in 2009, and mold was discovered in the walls about two years ago. Air has been monitored in the building ever since. The museum’s new home will be in the former King Louie bowling lanes and ice rink at 8788 Metcalf Ave. That ...
    08/26/2016 - 3:34 pm | View Link
  • Talbott Motorcycle Museum opens in Carmel Valley
    A basement contains a representative sample of bikes that dominated motocross racing in the 1960s and 1970s — many of them motorcycles that Talbott himself raced, or raced against. Championship-winning motorcycles made by Triumph, BSA and Greeves ...
    08/26/2016 - 9:03 am | View Link
  • Everett Museum of History seeks a forever home
    “There’s big stuff — appliances, film equipment, canoes and tons of boxes,” David said. Several rooms in the basement of Everett’s Culmback Building, downtown on Colby Avenue, are filled with museum items, photos and records pertaining to the ...
    08/25/2016 - 9:51 pm | View Link
    One hundred twenty-five years ago on Aug. 27 1891, fire destroyed the first State Normal School. The fire broke out at 1 a.m. in the wooden basement of a new building that was under construction. Mortar used to set bricks overheated catching the wall on fire.
    08/24/2016 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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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 ...
    08/24/2016 - 7:05 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.
    08/24/2016 - 2:47 pm | View Website
  • Mud Bath Basement
    History of the Mud Bath Basement. You can access the mud bath basement via a basement walkway beneath the building. The four baths on view remain largely as they were ...
    08/24/2016 - 6:48 am | View Website
  • White House Museum
    Sub-basement dig, 1950. Welcome to the White House Museum, the unofficial virtual museum of the president’s residence. 1.5 million visitors go through the real ...
    08/23/2016 - 11:45 pm | View Website
  • [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.
    08/22/2016 - 12:55 pm | View Website
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