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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    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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  • TOURISM BOOM? Hiroshima hopes to attract tourists after Obama visit -
    There is a small Honkawa Elementary School Peace Museum in the basement.
    05/27/2016 - 3:59 pm | View Link
  • What neither the Clintons nor Trump grasps about the 1990s and ... - Washington Post
    Vince Foster’s sister just made sure Donald Trump never again ... - Salon
    05/27/2016 - 1:50 pm | View Link
  • The City of Toronto Approves Drake's Crazy Supervillain Mansion - Exclaim!
    ... room,  a special museum built for basketball jerseys, a room for "important artifacts," a piano room, an in-house pool in the basement and a...
    05/27/2016 - 12:37 pm | View Link
  • How Great Photographers Do Food Porn - Fortune
    Barsel, then the assistant registrar at the George Eastman Museum of photography ... researched and made safe and simple for basement brew masters.
    05/27/2016 - 9:08 am | View Link
  • Evanston: Bakeries, museums and live music — oh my - Chicago Tribune
    Shop (711 Main St., 847-866-7374, ), which contains in its basement the free Prehistoric Life Museum some 40 million years...
    05/27/2016 - 6:56 am | View Link
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  • Nature museum unveils brand new dino
    Shortly after finding the bones, Shipp hired professionals to excavate his findings. Judith moved from the hard Montana ground to Shipp’s basement, where it remained for 10 years. It was a fellow scientist that urged Shipp to sell the bones to a museum.
    05/26/2016 - 12:46 pm | View Link
  • Children's Museum proposes $10M-plus outdoor sports-related attraction
    Located in the museum’s basement, it will include walk-through recreations of sections of the International Space Station with an emphasis on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) educational components. Digital games developed with the ...
    05/26/2016 - 7:02 am | View Link
  • Ada Historical Society looks to expand Averill Museum
    Plans calls for a wood frame single-story addition on the south side of the existing house. If built, it would also include a covered porch and a partial basement with a wide staircase suitable for storing of items not on display, according to Ken Dixon ...
    05/25/2016 - 11:40 am | View Link
  • Winslow teen’s Apple collection lays groundwork for tech museum in Fairfield
    Since 2011 the pair has amassed an Apple computer technology collection that fills the basement of their Winslow home and includes more than 200 Apple machines, among them a rare Apple I from 1976 – the first computer released by Apple – that is still ...
    05/22/2016 - 10:17 am | View Link
  • Lucas looking at San Francisco for museum
    The original plan for the museum on what's now the Sports Basement site next to Crissy Field was met with opposition from the Presidio Trust for several reasons, not the least of which being they didn't think much of the Beaux Arts/Spanish revival design.
    05/21/2016 - 3:11 am | View Link
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  • 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 ...
    05/23/2016 - 2:47 am | 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 ...
    05/23/2016 - 2:47 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 ...
    05/23/2016 - 2:04 am | View Website
  • 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.
    05/22/2016 - 10:01 pm | View Website
  • The Basement Mechanic's Guide to Building Perpetual Motion ...
    Practical plans for building models of classic perpetual motion machines properly at low cost.
    05/21/2016 - 7:43 am | View Website
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