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Contact Jody Ligas for images or archived press releases at 954-713-0904 or
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Museum of Discovery and Science teams up with
Broward County libraries this summer to promote
Family Science
Fort Lauderdale, June 19, 2008 – This summer, the Museum of Discovery and Science is teaming up with eight libraries throughout Broward County to promote Family Science, a free science literacy program targeting children ages 4 – 6 and their parents. MORE


Moonlight, Sea Turtles and You!
Turtle Walks with the Museum of Discovery and Science
Take place Tuesday, June 10 – July 16, 2008
Fort Lauderdale, April 18, 2008 – Beginning Tuesday, June 10, the Museum of Discovery and Science will host summer evening Turtle Walks. MORE


Celebrate the Year of the Frog with the
Museum of Discovery and Science!
LIVE frog exhibit
Frogs: a chorus of colors leaps into the spotlight on May 22, 2008 MORE


WILD OCEAN 3D, A SPECTACULAR
UNDERWATER ADVENTURE WHERE AFRICA MEETS THE SEA,OPENS MAY 22, 2008 AT AUTONATION® IMAX® THEATER.
Witness one of the most incredible mass feeding melees in the natural world. MORE


13th Annual Bank of America Wine and Culinary Celebration raises $105,000 to support the Museum of Discovery and Science.
May 5, 2008, Ft. Lauderdale, FL - The 13th Annual Bank of America Wine and Culinary Celebration held at the Museum of Discovery and Science on April 11, 2008 raised $105,000 for the Museum. MORE


“Get Your Green On!”
Celebrate Earth Day at the Museum of Discovery and Science Saturday, April 19 and Sunday, April 20, 2008
 
April 15, 2008 - Celebrate Earth Day at the Museum of Discovery and Science on Saturday, April 19 and Sunday, April 20, 2008. MORE


THE WORLD’S GREATEST ROCK BAND ROLLS INTO IMAX® Shine A Light: The IMAX Experience® opens April 4, 2008 at  AutoNation® IMAX® Theater located at Museum of Discovery and Science
March 25, 2008 – Can’t get no satisfaction? We have three words for you – STONES, SCORSESE and IMAX!MORE


Ride America’s most thrilling rapids while tackling the global water crisis in
Grand Canyon Adventure 3D: River at Risk
Opening March 28, 2008 at Museum of Discovery and Science
AutoNation® IMAX® 3D Theater
Featuring songs and music by Dave Matthews Band
March 18, 2008 – On March 28, 2008, Museum of Discovery and Science AutoNation® IMAX® Theater and MacGillivray Freeman Films, producers of the blockbuster giant-screen hit Everest, will literally make a splash with Grand Canyon Adventure: River at Risk. MORE


Bank of America Charitable Foundation contributes $1 million toward Museum of Discovery and Science Capital Campaign
Grant enables Museum to move forward on first phase of renewal project, helps create Visitor Pavilion at Museum’s entrance
February 27, 2008 Fort Lauderdale – The Museum of Discovery and Science today received a $1 million grant from the Bank of America Charitable Foundation in support of the $20 million “Building New Pathways to Discovery” capital campaign. MORE


Republic Services partners with Museum of Discovery and Science to create a “Recycling Exhibit” as part of the Museum’s $20 million Capital Campaign.
Republic Services, Inc. "Green" Exhibit will be featured in the Museum's expansion.
Fe
bruary 7, 2008 - The Museum of Discovery and Science announced a $1 million gift from Republic Services, Inc. to the Museum’s capital campaign. MORE


JM Family Enterprises generously donates $2 million to the Museum of Discovery and Science Capital Campaign
JM Family Great Hall of Science will be featured in the Museum’s expansion
November 8, 2007 - The Museum of Discovery and Science announced a $2 million gift from JM Family Enterprises, Inc. (JM Family) to the Museum’s capital campaign. MORE


AutoNation, Inc. Commits $3 Million to the Museum of Discovery and Science to Name IMAX® Theater
Museum Also Announces $20 Million Capital Campaign to Fund World-Class Expansion of Museum
August 15, 2007 Fort Lauderdale – The Museum of Discovery and Science announced today that AutoNation, Inc. has committed $3 million to name the Museum's IMAX® Theater the AutoNation IMAX® Theater. MORE


EXPERIENCE MAGIC IN A WHOLE NEW WAY
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix: An IMAX®: 3D Experience opens Wednesday, July, 11 at Museum of Discovery and Science Blockbuster IMAX®: Theater

The second live-action Hollywood film featuring scenes converted into IMAX®: 3D
Fort Lauderdale, July 9, 2007– Prepare your charms, spells and grab your wand! MORE
 


Museum of Discovery and Science President/CEO Kim L. Cavendish Featured at the China –U.S. Science Popularization Forum in Shanghai
June 18, 2007 Fort Lauderdale – Kim L. Cavendish, President/CEO of the Museum of Discovery and Science in Fort Lauderdale, was recently the guest of the Peoples' Republic of China as a featured speaker at the China-U.S. Science Popularization Forum. MORE


IBM South Florida Camp to inspire girls to become scientists, mathematicians and engineers of tomorrow to be held at Museum of Discovery and Science.
Over 20 local middle school girls will be encouraged to take their place among the next generation of engineers, scientists and future innovators at the 2007 G.R.E.A.T. MORE


Energy Science Saturdays, sponsored by Florida Power & Light, at the Museum of Discovery and Science this summer.
June 1, 2007 Fort Lauderdale – Learn the science behind energy with Energy Science Saturdays, sponsored by Florida Power & Light. MORE
 


It’s a HOT topic!
Global Warming Summer Eco-Education Series with Physical Scientist Hiram Bleecker will take place at the Museum of Discovery and Science this summer.
May 30, 2007 Fort Lauderdale – Join the Museum’s resident physical scientist, Hiram Bleecker, for continental breakfast while learning about the very important issues regarding climate change. MORE
 


Moonlight, Sea Turtles and You!
Turtle Walks with the Museum of Discovery and Science take place Tuesday, June 5 – July 11, 2006
Fort Lauderdale, May 29, 2007 – Beginning Tuesday, June 5, the Museum of Discovery and Science will host summer evening Turtle Walks. MORE


The Dino Mania Summer Extravaganza starts Saturday, May 26, 2007 at the Museum of Discovery and Science & Blockbuster IMAX® Theater featuring a GIGANTIC Dinosaur Adventure for the whole family.
Fort Lauderdale, FL, May 23, 2007 – This summer, the Museum of Discovery and Science & Blockbuster IMAX® Theater have gone all out with “gigantic adventures” for the entire family. MORE


12th Annual Bank of America Wine and Culinary Celebration raises $145,000 to support Museum of Discovery and Science.
May 21, 2007, Ft. Lauderdale, FL - The 12th Annual Bank of America Wine and Culinary Celebration held at the Museum of Discovery and Science on April 13, 2007 raised $145,000 for the Museum. MORE
 


Dine, Drink and Discover! at the 12th Annual Bank of America Wine and Culinary Celebration at the Museum of Discovery and Science Friday, April 13, 2007
March 29, 2007, Fort Lauderdale— The 12th Annual Bank of America Wine and Culinary Celebration, hosted by S.P.A.R.K. (Science Patrons Advancing Research and Knowledge), will take place at the Museum of Discovery and Science on Friday, April 13, 2007 from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. MORE


GET CAUGHT IN THE IMAX® WEB SPIDER-MAN™ 3: The IMAX Experience® opens at the Museum of Discovery and Science Blockbuster IMAX® Theater on Friday, May 4
Fort Lauderdale, April 25, 2007 – Audiences will feel totally immersed in a web of excitement as Spider-Man™ 3: The IMAX Experience® opens at the Blockbuster IMAX® Theater on Friday, May 4. MORE


'Goin’ Green!'
Join Earthman and celebrate Earth Day at the Museum of Discovery and Science on Sunday, April 22, 2007 from Noon – 6:00 p.m.
April 2, 2007, Fort Lauderdale - Celebrate Earth Day at the Museum of Discovery and Science on Sunday, April 22, from noon – 6:00 p.m.! MORE
 


Unravel an ancient mystery on a grand scale with
MUMMIES: SECRETS OF THE PHARAOHS opening at the Museum of Discovery and Science Blockbuster® IMAX® Theater on Friday, March 30, 2007.
A Mystery 3,000 Years in the Making!
March 19, 2007, Fort Lauderdale– Mummies: Secrets of the Pharaohs brings to life ancient wonders, historic intrigue and a modern-day forensic adventure, all in one eye-popping new giant screen film premiering the Blockbuster IMAX® Theater on March 30, 2007.  MORE


Newest IMAX 3D Underwater Film Narrated by Johnny Depp and Kate Winslet - Deep Sea 3D to make a big splash on March 3, 2006
‘SEA’ LIFE IN A WHOLE NEW WAY AT BLOCKBUSTER IMAX THEATER
Opening on October 1, 2005 at Museum of Discovery and Science, Fort Lauderdale, March 3, 2006 – Dive in beginning March 3, 2006, when Deep Sea 3D debuts at the Blockbuster IMAX Theater. Through the magic of IMAX 3D technology, audiences will be transported below the ocean surface to swim with some of the planet’s most unique, dangerous and colorful creatures, from the unusual wolf eel to the giant Pacific octopus. MORE


Museum of Discovery and Science and BankAtlantic are set to cut the ribbon for the new MarsQuest exhibit and Roving Mars IMAX® film on Friday, December 1, 2006.

Fort Lauderdale - For centuries, human beings have contemplated Earth’s nearest planetary neighbor, Mars, dreaming impossible dreams of exploring its surface and divining its mysteries. MORE


Museum of Discovery and Science to honor Emil Buehler, aviation pioneer who had a prominent role in Broward’s aviation history, at the November 18, 2006, Mercedes-Benz of Fort Lauderdale The Sky’s The Limit Gala.

November 10, 2006, Ft. Lauderdale – The Museum of Discovery and Science will honor Trustees of the Emil Buehler Perpetual Trust for their incredible support of the Museum’s Runways to Rockets: Our Place in Aerospace exhibit hall at the Mercedes-Benz of Fort Lauderdale The Sky’s The Limit Gala, hosted by S.P.A.R.K., on November 18, 2006. MORE
 


Mercedes-Benz of Fort Lauderdale
The Sky’s The Limit Gala held on November 18, 2006 raised over $500,000 benefiting the Museum of Discovery & Science and the Sun-Sentinel Children's Fund.


Ft. Lauderdale – Kim L. Cavendish, Museum of Discovery and Science President/CEO, announced today that the Mercedes-Benz of Fort Lauderdale The Sky’s The Limit Gala on November 18, 2006, raised over $500,000 benefiting the Museum and the Sun-Sentinel Children’s Fund. MORE


Museum of Discovery and Science and the
Sun-Sentinel Children’s Fund are proud to announce that the Mercedes-Benz of
Fort Lauderdale The Sky’s The Limit Gala on Saturday, November 18, 2006 is SOLD OUT.

November 6, 2006, Ft. Lauderdale – The Museum of Discovery and Science is Proud to announce that it has sold out the—Mercedes-Benz of Fort Lauderdale The Sky’s The Limit Gala—hosted by S.P.A.R.K., on November 18, 2006. Museum chairman, Thomas P. Angelo, said "The gala’s success is due to the incredible leadership committed to making this year the best event ever! MORE


Discover the secrets of Imperial Chinese Astronomy in the new interactive exhibit Dragon Skies: Astronomy of Imperial China
Opening on October 1, 2005 at Museum of Discovery and Science.
An intriguing interactive adventure through the once highly-guarded world of ancient China's Royal Astronomers is set to open on October 1, 2005 at the Museum of Discovery and Science as part of a nationwide tour covering seven U.S. cities. The exhibit is sponsored locally by Rand Eye Institute. MORE


Only 12 have walked on the moon. Beginning September 23, 2005, moviegoers at the Blockbuster® IMAX® Theater will be next!
Through the magic of IMAX® 3D, Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon 3D takes audiences to the lunar surface to walk alongside the 12 extraordinary astronauts who have been there to experience what they saw, heard, felt, thought and did.
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The Museum of Discovery and Science is on track to unveil one of the most successful black tie galas to date—The Mercedes-Benz of Fort Lauderdale Dragon Skies of China Gala—hosted by S.P.A.R.K., October 8, 2005.
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Take the trip of a lifetime into the heart of South Africa in the newest IMAX® film, Wild Safari 3D: A South African Adventure, opening at the Blockbuster® IMAX® Theater on April 28, 2005. The film is locally sponsored by Land Rover of Fort Lauderdale and African Adventure Company.
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Broward Community College and Museum of Discovery and Science partnership allows the Graves Museum of Archaeology and Natural History collection to continue to be enjoyed by the community.
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Prehistoric Park: Return of the Dinosaurs
Newest exhibit roars to life at the Museum of Discovery and Science
May 28 through September 11, 2005.
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Mystery of the Nile
Opens Friday, February 18, 2005
The Epic Story of the First Expedition down the World’s Greatest and Deadliest River
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Local Artist makes her unique mark on Whodunit? The Science of Solving Crime Exhibit Fingerprint Series on display at the Museum of Discovery and Science until May 15, 2005
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The 10th Annual Bank of America Wine and Culinary Celebration will be hosted by S.P.A.R.K. (Science Patrons Advancing Research and Knowledge) at the Museum of Discovery and Science on Friday, April 15, 2005 from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
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Friends of The Museum of Discovery and Science will get the chance to meet the world renowned primatologist, Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, Founder, the Jane Goodall Institute, UN Messenger of Peace, on March 24, 2005, when she visits the Museum for "An Evening with Jane Goodall," sponsored by Bank of America.
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Interactive exhibit asks visitors to figure out Whodunit? Opens January 21 through May 15, 2005
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The Museum of Discovery and Science and Blockbuster® IMAX® Theater have partnered with Florida Power & Light to be the exclusive local sponsor of the newest IMAX® film adventure from National Geographic Forces of Nature
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Leonardo da Vinci Society Family Holiday Celebration at the Museum of Discovery and Science
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The Polar Express: An IMAX 3D Experience Makes Cinematic History as the World’s First Hollywood Feature Film to be Digitally Re-Mastered into An IMAX 3D Experience®!
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Museum of Discovery and Science President/CEO
Elected to Giant Screen Theater Association Board of Directors
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Close Encounters of the “Strange” Kind at the
Museum of Discovery and Science This Summer!
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John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Awards Museum of Discovery and Science $96,000 to Mentor At-Risk High School Students
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Washington Mutual Partners with the
Museum of Discovery and Science by Sponsoring the New Moneyville Exhibit

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Learn how “Ka-Ching” used to be more like “Ka-Thud” at the Museum of Discovery and Science when the new Moneyville Exhibit Opens May 28, 2004.
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Museum of Discovery and Science to Host
Leonardo da Vinci Society Event on Friday, January 30, 2004 in Honor of Commissioner Jim Scott and his Wife Janice

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MOVIE GOERS RACED TO SEE NASCAR 3D: TheIMAX Experience at Blockbuster IMAX® Theater at Museum of Discovery and Science and Film Sets Opening Weekend IMAX Record!
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3…2…1…BLAST OFF! SPACE STATION 3D
TO LAUNCH AT BLOCKBUSTER® IMAX® THEATER
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Out-of-This-World Collection of Space Artifacts to
Accompany New IMAX®Film Space Station 3D
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The Museum of Discovery and Science Appoints
Thomas P. Angelo as Chairman of the Board
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Museum of Discovery and Science to Host Ninth Annual Bank of America Wine and Culinary Celebration
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Modesto Tamez of San Francisco’s Renowned Exploratorium to Teach Math and Motion Educator Workshop ...
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IMAX at NITE
Allows Matrix Fans to Reload in IMAX with
The Matrix Reloaded starting Friday, October 17, 2003 ...
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Discover the Amazing Science Behind Movie Fire Stunts and Fireworks!
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UNUSUAL FLORIDA FOSSILS TO BE ON DISPLAY FOR 'DINO DAYS' ...
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Loggerhead Sea Turtle 'Scooter' to be released by
Museum of Discovery and Science on
Tuesday, July 22, 2003 ...
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CORAL REEF ADVENTURE Sets Sail on a Voyage of Discovery Through South Pacific’s Awe-Inspiring and Endangered Reefs ...
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