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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    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
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    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
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  • The Museum of Bad Art – An Ode To Failure!
    The museum then moved to the basement of a theater in Dedham. Explaining the reasoning behind the museum’s establishment, co-founder Jerry Reilly said in 1995: “While every city in the world has at least one museum dedicated to the best of art ...
    03/25/2017 - 1:12 am | View Link
  • Hermosa Beach Museum head plans to bring city’s history to broader audience
    “I got a call from a guy in Inglewood who was cleaning out a basement,” Koenig said. “I told him, ‘Where are you? Don’t move.’” The museum is in the process of scanning and digitizing the volumes, with plans to eventually make them searchable ...
    03/23/2017 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Rodgers Tavern Museum opens for weekly hours, seeks community help
    The museum itself occupies the first and second floors of Rodgers Tavern. The basement, which operated as a taproom in Washington’s time, is not a part — the town has discussed it becoming a sandwich shop or small cafe in the past. The attic ...
    03/21/2017 - 9:06 pm | View Link
  • Bomb squad deems ammunition ‘most likely live’ at Petersburg museum
    Those sources said those cannon balls are located in the basement of the museum. “Virginia State Police was notified around 5:00 pm today (March 21) by Petersburg PD that the Siege Museum in Petersburg wanted to have some civil war era ammunition at the ...
    03/21/2017 - 3:09 pm | View Link
  • Police guard Siege Museum in Petersburg after live Civil War era ammunition found
    Three live cannon rounds were found in the basement. "They're 150 years old. When they degrade, they either degrade into nothing or they degrade and become more powerful than they were before," said H. Edward Mann with the Petersburg Preservation Task Force.
    03/21/2017 - 11:37 am | View Link
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  • Explore the History and Significance of the Liberty Bell
    Welcome to the Liberty Bell Museum website. Explore our website and you’ll learn about the rich and patriotic history of the Liberty Bell celebrated in our
    03/22/2017 - 12:33 pm | View Website
  • Home | Natural History Museum
    Book exhibition tickets. Explore our galleries, science, news, videos and amazing images. South Kensington tube. London, UK.
    03/22/2017 - 11:35 am | View Website
  • Kawekaweau
    The kawekaweau (Hoplodactylus delcourti), also commonly known as Delcourt's sticky-toed gecko or Delcourt's giant gecko, is an extinct species of lizard which is one ...
    03/21/2017 - 4:01 pm | View Website
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  • Welcome to the Museum of the History of Science
    The Museum of the History of Science, Oxford, houses an unrivalled collection of early scientific instruments.
    03/21/2017 - 8:02 am | View Website
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