| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:56 PM
For foodies, charity begins with three upcoming events where food is the focus of the fundraising.
The Sweet Soiree – The Science of Chocolate, 6-8 p.m., May 13, Museum of Discovery and Science, 401 SW Second St., Fort Lauderdale, 954-467-6637,...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Now's the time to register for a chance to catch sea turtles in the act of laying their eggs.
The Museum of Discovery and Science's annual Turtle Walks on Fort Lauderdale beach start in June, but fill up fast.
"South Florida is one of the most...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:46 PM
Create-a-Skate Live: Gnarly skateboards are built for more than performing ollies and mute grabs. It's the board's custom engineering, from the grip tape to the deck, that ensures momentum on the half-pipe. In short, there's a scientific method that...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Youths can learn the nuts and bolts of building a skateboard, then get rolling on their own creation.
In his trademark white lab coat, Paul Schmitt, founder of the nonprofit CreateAskate, will conduct workshops noon June 23-24 at the Museum of Discovery...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 7:00 AM
It's the first day of summer and we've got a great value for cool fun: The Summer Savings Pass offers unlimited visits to Zoo Miami, Miami Seaquarium, Lion Country Safari and The Museum of Discovery and Science through September.
Buy a pass for $55 plus...
| May 6, 2013
| 10:53 AM
Grab your BFF and enjoy a fun night of shopping, fashion and cocktails at the Runway Star Fashion Bazaar at the Museum of Discovery and Science in Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday, May 8.
From 5 to 8 p.m., shop for lovely Mother's Day gifts from...
| May 20, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Before skaters recorded tricks on their phones and ESPN began airing the X Games or "extreme sports on TV," a Hollywood Hills High kid so slight that he looked more like a sixth-grader leaned back on his board and popped it into the air — without...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 12:25 PM
Fort Lauderdale has successfully shed its image as a Spring Break circus and become a more tranquil family resort. But something of the old song Where the Boys Are still applies, as the city is regularly voted one of the top vacation destinations for...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 10:24 AM
Tweet the answer to this following question to @soflatweets with #soflaperks for a chance to win tickets to "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" at the Museum of Discovery and Science in Fort Lauderdale.
What is the name of the main hobbit?...
| Oct 1, 2013
"The Hunger Games: Catching Fire": Don't question it. The fervor over Suzanne Collins' best-selling trilogy about a teenage girl's butt-kicking prowess in a post-apocalyptic future is here to stay, and fans of the series will demand to watch the sequel to...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 1:32 PM
Who: Kim L. Cavendish of Boca Raton. The president and chief executive officer of the Museum of Discovery and Science and the AutoNation IMAX 3D Theater in Fort Lauderdale received the Lifetime Achievement Award at the annual Florida Association of...