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2008-07-30 06:00:34

By Tom Wharton, The Salt Lake Tribune Jul. 30--Curious mountain bikers riding the Bonneville Shoreline Trail gawked at a large dinosaur puppet Tuesday, as ground was broken for a new $103 million Utah Museum of Natural History. "This is a little bit about people, a little bit about land and a little bit about our heritage," Gov. Jon Huntsman told about 700 people gathered on the site south of Red Butte Garden where the museum is scheduled to open early in 2011. "It all comes together in...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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