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  • T. rex gets new home in Smithsonian dinosaur hall

    WASHINGTON (AP) — More than 100 years after dinosaurs were first displayed on the National Mall, T. rex — the king — is joining the Smithsonian collection after a 2,000-mile journey from Montana. Paleontologists and curators unveiled parts of a nearly complete Tyrannosaurus rex skeleton...

  • Smithsonian opens 3 museums despite snow in DC

    WASHINGTON (AP) — While most federal workers have a snow day, the Smithsonian Institution is opening several museums to visitors at their regular times. On Monday, the National Air and Space Museum, the National Portrait Gallery and the Smithsonian American Art Museum all plan to open at...



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