| Sep 11, 2014
| 1:35 PM
It's late at night, and the team of Matt Armstrong and Mack Hooper are still working on their creation at FamiLAB. They are grafting the powerful motor off an electric chainsaw to the reduction gear of an axle grinder. This combination will drive their...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 12:12 PM
The Maker Faire at Orlando Science Center will be the event of the weekend for the tech, business and art community in Orlando.
There’s so many local people involved that it’s a little overwhelming unless you just plan to hang out all...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 3:41 PM
Even as Orlando Museum of Art celebrates its 90th anniversary with an exhibition of centuries-old paintings, director Glen Gentele has an eye on the future.
"I want this museum to be resonant in the community, in the state, in the Southeast region,"...
| Jan 2, 2014
We should feel pretty confident about many aspects of what 2014 will hold for theme parks and attractions. Sure, a certain boy wizard will play a key role, and a group of height-challenged cast members are expected to raise a ruckus in the middle of...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:28 AM
From military training contractors to commercial web app developers, many players in Central Florida's high-tech sector expect to make 2014 a year of thinking outside the box.
The region's training and simulation industry — considered the...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Eight months after mold forced the Orlando Ballet from its longtime home, the dance company could be moving to new headquarters in a prime location, Orlando's Loch Haven Park.
Leaders of the city and the ballet have struck a deal that will let the dance...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 11:06 AM
When an exhibit showcasing nanoscience engineering and technology debuted at the Innoventions venue at Walt Disney World's Epcot in 2006, who knew it was headed for a national tour?
Eventually landing back in Orlando seven years later, the traveling...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 8:18 AM
For today's live event, we'll be broadcasting from the Orlando Science Center and getting a preview of the new traveling exhibit, "Zoom Into Nano," a look at how scientists view and make things that are too small to see.
Tune in at noon to see the...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 5:52 AM
Some of the biggest names in mixed martial arts are coming to Orlando next week when UFC makes its debut at the Amway Center.
On April 19, the downtown arena will host a series of Ultimate Fighting Championship matches, featuring Fabricio Werdum and...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 6:23 AM
On Day Four of Orlando Sentinel Live, we go to a place where the TVs are black-and-white and the cars are pure muscle.
In honor of Throwback Thursday, we're going to the Mount Dora Museum of Speed. Housed in a replica Art Deco building, the attraction...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Ice cream for lunch? Yes, please.
For the final day of Orlando Sentinel Live, I head out to Allen's Creamery & Coffee House in Windermere for a sundae. Or should I say a SUNDAE.
The locally-owned ice cream shop offers something called the Allen's...