| Mar 6, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Former astronaut Robert Springer will discuss how science fiction can inspire science fact at Orlando Science Center on Saturday. The appearance is tied to the science center's current exhibit “Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination,”...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 4:40 PM
The Orlando Science Center has formed a partnership with National Geographic Cinema Ventures that's tied to the museum's newly renovated theater. In the near future, that space will be known as the Digital Adventure Theater, A National Geographic...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 4:42 PM
Music still dominates the special-event scene at Orlando's theme parks and attractions this week, but there's also some “Star Wars” and Angry Birds on the horizon. + Reigning “American Idol” winner Phillip Phillips performs at...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Music still dominates the special-event scene at Orlando's theme parks and attractions this week, but there's also some "Star Wars" and Angry Birds on the horizon.
+ Reigning "American Idol" winner Phillip Phillips performs at Universal's Mardi Gras...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 1:46 PM
It's a tripleheader of news related to the Orlando Science Center:
+ Thursday is Pi Day -- the whole 3.14 meets 3/14 thing, you know. The science center will mark the occasion with a pie walk (a variation on a cake walk); "crafty corner," devoted to...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 7:17 AM
Spring is in the air, and so are new experiences at Orlando-area theme parks and attractions. Let's walk through a few fresh — or upcoming — opportunities.
Legoland Florida's water park is back open for the season, and it has...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Orlando theme parks and attractions this week feature flowers and a packed schedule of musical performances.
+ The 20th Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival kicks off Wednesday. The event is amping up the food portion of the event with 12...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 12:54 PM
United Arts of Central Florida is more than halfway to its $1.57 million collaborative fundraising campaign goal, the organization will announce today.
"Thanks to the generosity of so many, we're more than three weeks ahead of schedule," said Scott...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 2:17 PM
The Cosmic Golf Challenge, a fundraiser for the Orlando Science Center, is set to tee off at the Grand Cypress Golf Club on March 28.
The format is an 18-hole, four-person scramble tournament, open to the public in sets of corporate teams or...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 8:15 AM
Like a lot of people whose phones have been replaced by demanding little robots, I have had some difficulty adjusting to the new technology. Thanks to smartphone games such as Words With Friends, there are no longer awkward pauses in conversation, or...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 6:06 AM
News and notes from Central Florida's theme parks and attractions.
I've been watching the new non-turnstiles being put through their paces at the entrances of Walt Disney World theme parks. The change, part of Disney's MyMagic+...