Latest Museology Stories

2009-05-14 07:10:00

Home inventory service offers protection and peace of mind to property-owners while providing home inventory business opportunities LEAWOOD, Kan., May 14 /PRNewswire/ -- It's heartbreaking to suffer through property loss from natural disaster, fire or theft.

2009-05-05 09:54:43

Having worked for 25 years at fragile archaeological sites in Peru, UCLA archaeologist Charles "Chip" Stanish held his breath when the online auction house eBay launched more than a decade ago.

2009-03-10 07:00:00

LACMA Visitors Experience Personalized and Interactive 3D Virtual Multimedia Tours Powered by Virtual Gallerie SAN FRANCISCO, March 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Virtual Gallerie, LLC (VG), a 3D software and production company that caters to museums, universities, and other cultural institutions, launched the first personalized and interactive multimedia museum tour in virtual 3D online for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA).

2009-03-09 13:37:00

Conference Features Sustainability as a Focus SAN FRANCISCO, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Preservation Foundation (CPF) is pleased to announce Donovan Rypkema, renowned historic preservation economist, will be the keynote speaker of its upcoming 34th Annual Conference in Palm Springs, CA April 16-19, 2009. Rypkema is recognized as an industry leader in the economics of preserving historic structures.

2009-01-16 14:59:00

Premier asked to honor results CHICAGO, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Sellers Capital LLC (Sellers Capital), the largest shareholder of Premier Exhibitions, Inc.

2009-01-07 10:08:00

Palm Springs Chosen As Ideal Location for Conference Title -- 'The Culture of Leisure: Rethinking the California Dream' SAN FRANCISCO, Jan.

2008-09-18 12:00:21

To: STATE EDITORS Contact: Howard Pollman, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, +1-717-783-9882 HARRISBURG, Pa., Sept.

2008-08-26 09:00:49

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Aug. 26, 2008) - The Office de consultation publique de Montreal (OCPM) announces today the publication of its report on the draft Mount Royal Master Protection and Enhancement Plan.

2008-07-27 06:00:21

By Mary Gail Hare, The Baltimore Sun Jul. 27--On the wall maps in the county's land preservation office, the color green marks the nearly 45,000 acres that are permanently safeguarded from development. "I want to make my map greener," said William D.

2008-02-12 13:45:00

Archaeologists from UCLA and the University of Groningen (RUG) in the Netherlands have found the earliest evidence ever discovered of an ancient Egyptian agricultural settlement, including farmed grains, remains of domesticated animals, pits for cooking and even floors for what appear to be dwellings, the National Geographic Society announced today.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.