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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    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
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    Some drivers have expressed doubts about the viability of using the vehicles, arguing that any charging break would undercut earnings. More
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    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
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    ... with Pondering Judd is like walking through a museum of artifacts. ... we'd ever played some place that wasn't a bar or basement party, and we ...
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    CORRECTION - Wall Street Journal
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    The Museum of Brands, Packaging and Advertising in Colville Mews is the ... and Nicolas Roeg film Performance, lives in a seedy basement flat in ...
    04/16/2014 - 11:51 am | View Link
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    St. was recorded in the building’s damp, dark basement, which made ... 4. ABBA: The Museum – Sweden Sure, Liverpool has The Beatles Story
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  • Transporting a T-Rex Moving a dinosaur across the US - BBC
    VIDEO: How to pack a dinosaur for a move - BBC
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  • Kaleidoscope: Tiffin museum provides glimpse at the Civil War
    Exhibits are displayed on the main floor and in the basement; the second story is off limits to the public. There are eight themed rooms, and a 20-minute video about Ohio's role in the war is shown in the basement. Overall, the museum features 10,000 ...
    04/15/2014 - 6:46 pm | View Link
  • Design tweaks can't overcome Academy Museum's dramatic flaws
    Several of the interior spaces promise to be more compelling. Part of the ground floor of the May Co. building will be dramatically cut away to reveal a theater at basement level. Visitors who arrive for a screening or premiere, rather than to tour the ...
    04/15/2014 - 12:02 pm | View Link
  • Museum commission meets
    New projects include directing ground water away from the basement entrance and replacing the kitchen light switch. Janet Keller will shop for new uniform electrical plates for the areas receiving new wallpaper and paint. Members discussed progress on ...
    04/15/2014 - 3:05 am | View Link
  • New California wine museum learns from mistakes of the past
    The California Wine Museum would occupy the basement of a former AT&T telephone switching building in Santa Rosa, California. TLCD Architecture is behind the museum as well as renovation work on the building, which is scheduled to be completed by early 2015.
    04/14/2014 - 11:59 pm | View Link
  • New Rockford museum showcasing hidden gems
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  • Over 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.
    04/16/2014 - 6:09 am | View Website
  • Dr Zahi Hawass' Hidden Treasure of the Cairo Museum's Basement
    Dr Zahi Hawass explores the basement of the Egyptian Museum, Cairo. When he was a young man he was part of a team which made a discovery in Kom Abu Bellou.
    04/15/2014 - 8:37 pm | View Website
  • American Museum of Natural History
    Follow @amnh; American Museum of Natural History. Central Park West at 79th Street New York, NY 10024-5192 Phone: 212-769-5100. Open daily from 10 am - 5:45 pm except ...
    04/15/2014 - 6:56 pm | View Website
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    There seems to be a growing interest in perpetual motion machine invention as a hobby. Basement tinkerers build overbalanced wheels, magnet motors, and cyclic ...
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  • The Basement Mechanic's Guide to Building Perpetual Motion ...
    Practical plans for building models of classic perpetual motion machines properly at low cost.
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