| Jan 22, 2013
| 7:30 AM
The new "Legends of Chima" 4-D film coming to Legoland California this spring will take moviegoers to a fantasy world where animal tribes battle for possession of a mystical energy source known as chi.
Scheduled to premiere March 7 at the Carlsbad...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 12:45 PM
The Moleskine notebook is a ubiquitous tool of the trade in writing and art circles. I’ve purchased a few dozen over the last few years. From the little tiny ones that are not much bigger than a credit card and fit in my shirt pocket; to the big...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Spider webs combine a strength and elasticity unmatched by anything we humans can make. They don't trigger much of an immune response in us and are "insoluble in water, two facts that the classical Greeks exploited when they used cobwebs to patch bleeding...
| May 14, 2013
| 1:12 PM
Legoland Florida has announced that its World of Chima expansion will have its grand opening on July 3.
The Winter Haven theme park's expansion will include an interactive water ride called the Quest for Chi, which will have onboard water cannons. The...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 7:23 AM
There's an eclectic mix of entertainment options this week at Orlando's theme parks and attractions.
+ The traveling exhibit "Adventures With Clifford the Big Red Dog" opens Saturday at Orlando Science Center. The displays teach Clifford's Big Ideas,...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Legoland Florida is rolling out a VIP experience that includes a number of extras both behind the scenes and inside the Winter Haven theme park.
The Legoland Florida VIP Experience includes single-day admission, parking, a VIP host throughout the park,...
| Jun 27, 2013
| 10:28 AM
Mount Cavora, a "floating" icon for the upcoming Legoland Florida expansion, has been moved into position, the theme park announced Thursday.
The centerpiece, weighing in at 7,500 pounds, will hover above the Quest for Chi ride in the new World of Chima...
| May 16, 2013
| 9:27 AM
About 10 tornadoes slashed through parts of North Texas, leaving at least six people dead, dozens injured and more than 100 homes damaged or destroyed as the tornado season got off to a frenzied start.
At least three Texas counties -- Hood, Johnson...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 1:02 PM
Perhaps it was only a matter of time before NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover got its own official Lego avatar. The Mars Science Laboratory robot was picked by thousands of fans to be designed in toy brick form, and it joins a pantheon of other Red Planet...
| May 9, 2013
| 4:48 PM
In the Hyades star cluster, located 150 light years from Earth, scientists discovered two white dwarf stars that have Earth-like materials in their atmosphere.
A white dwarf star is a dim remnant of a star that was once like our sun. Usually its...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 4:22 PM
It Ain't The Jetsons ... ... and their jet-cars, but it is a start. The Corbett administration sent out a video press release this afternoon on Guv's presence at a ribbon-cutting for a new all-electronic Pennsylvania Turnpike interchange in southeastern.....
| Jan 8, 2013
| 2:24 PM
Attention, true believers! Soon you will get a chance to Hulk-out, Lego-style. “Lego Marvel Super Heroes” is coming to game ......