Category Archives: Science

Precision Dynamics’ Microchip Wristband

In the Los Angeles Times, Hugo Martín writes about Precision Dynamics’ microchip wristband, which has uses at places like the Disney resorts. The wristbands use the same technology as electronic tollbooths, security key cards and the newest U.S. passports. But at Precision … Continue reading

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Tour the Universe from Wall-E’s Perspective!

Microsoft Research and Disney*Pixar have joined together to create a virtual tour of the universe! The tour is hosted by Wall-E, and is narrated by Academy-Award winning director Andrew Stanton. You might have seen the teaser for the tour on … Continue reading

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Buzz Lightyear takes Space Shuttle to Infinity and Beyond

Buzz Lightyear’s dream of going “to infinity and beyond” will finally come true this weekend when Disney Parks and NASA send the 12-inch-tall action figure to space aboard Space Shuttle Discovery on mission STS-124 launching from Kennedy Space Center on … Continue reading

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Two For Tuesday – Disney Link Roundup

OSHA report contradicts Disney World story on death of cast member at Primeval Whirl in Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Fines have been levied for infractions related to the death and other incidents. Want to become a Toy Story Midway Mania Master? … Continue reading

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Repatriating White Rhinos – 10 Years of Caring: Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Next to his own most intimate self-concerns, man is most fascinated by creatures of the animal kingdom. — Walt Disney In 2006, two white rhinos, both born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, became the first-ever to repatriate from the United States … Continue reading

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