Welcome to our weekly museums in the news roundup!
My favorite news item of the week: Intrepid museum staffers beat soldiers, sailors and Marines in Fleet Week tug-of-war tourney.
Blessing planned for Alaska Native remains at University of Alaska museum (University of Alaska Museum of the North, Fairbanks, Alaska)
Hamas founder remembered in new museum (Sheik Ahmed Yassin Museum, Gaza City, Palestine)
Museum leaders moving forward with expansion (National World War II Museum, New Orleans, Louisiana)
Sarajevo outlines planned museum after Mladic arrest (proposed museum, Sarajevo, Bosnia)
For museum dedicated to the secretive Navy SEALs, a boost brought by the death of bin Laden (National Navy-UDT SEAL Museum, Fort Pierce, Florida)
Art review: ‘Tim Burton’ at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California)
Intel’s The Museum of Me: An Education in Data Privacy
Intel’s Museum of Me Reminds Us Why We Shouldn’t Use Facebook (not a museum, just a nifty little online tool)