| 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...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Orlando Science Center is reviving its popular $5 admission day this Sunday, Aug. 25.
The periodic event, presented in conjunction with Walmart, allows entry to all comers for $5. The usual price is $19 ($13 for ages 3-11). The deal includes all films...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 8:56 AM
Orlando Science Center has added "Penguins 3D" to its movie lineup.
The film, narrated by David Attenborough, takes place on the island called Penguin City, home to 6 million of the black and white birds. Also on hand: hundreds of albatrosses, fur...
| Aug 14, 2013
| 7:36 AM
Orlando Science Center and Blue Man Group are teaming up for a workshop about the science of music. There will be two half-hour sessions on Saturday, Aug. 17.
The Rhythm and Blue Man Group Workshops will feature a Blue Man performer -- in his everyday...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:47 AM
Two traveling exhibits are nearly ready to move on from the Orlando Science Center.
The last day for "Blue Man Group -- Making Waves" will be Monday, Sept. 2. (The science center is open this weekend, including Labor Day.) The exhibit explores the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Orlando Science Center's adults-only night returns Saturday, the same day, as fate would have it, that its "Sesame Street" exhibit opens.
These are separate events, for sure. Science Night Live, for the 21-and-up set, runs from 8 p.m. to 11 pm. on Sept....
| Sep 20, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Folks can extend their Talk Like a Pirate Day fun with swashbuckling activities at the Orlando Science Center through Sunday.
There's a chestful of activities, although the emphasis will be on Saturday. Pirate costumes are encouraged.
| Oct 1, 2013
| 7:23 AM
The Orlando Mini Maker Faire, a festival of do-it-yourself technology and creativity, is set for Orlando Science Center on Saturday.
The event spotlights more than 100 unique projects from local "Makers" of various ages and backgrounds. Among the...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Who doesn't want to go to Sesame Street?
A real-life version of the famed address is part of a new Orlando Science Center exhibit called "Sesame Street Presents The Body," which opens to the public on Saturday. I had a sneak peek of the area, and I'm...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 3:13 PM
Signature arts groups such as the Orlando Ballet, Orlando Shakespeare Theater and the Bach Festival Society of Winter Park will receive more money for operating expenses from United Arts than last year. But others, such as Orlando Museum of Art, the...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Orlando Science Center guests can meet Iron Man, watch "Iron Man 3" and take in the stars and the planets for the final time of the summer Saturday evening.
The 3-D film "Iron Man 3," starring Robert Downey Jr., begins at 7:50 p.m. in the Digital...