Category Archives: Dinosaurs

Dinosaurs at the Museum of Natural History

I had a chance to visit the newly refurbished Hall of Fossils at the Smithsonian’s Museum of Natural History. It’s pretty good. Lots of interesting information, the fossils are posed well, and it’s not just about big things with teeth … Continue reading

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T. Rex

While the dinosaur exhibit is being renovated at the Smithsonian’s Natural History Museum, there’s a smaller exhibit about fossils, featuring a T. rex. RAWR! MOAR RAWR!

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Note to Scientists: Sounding Like James Watt Isn’t a Good Communications Strategy

For those youngsters who don’t know who James Watt is, he was Reagan’s Secretary of the Interior. One minor Watt scandal (there were worse ones*) was when he defended the diversity of his Department by claiming he had “a black, … Continue reading

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Crossing

Not sure what this is about at the corner of 13th and T Streets, Shaw, D.C. Seems potentially dangerous:

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Fossil Mummy Dinosaur

No, it doesn’t eat brains: that would be a fossil mummy dinosaur.
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