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December 6, 2022—Legend of the Enchanted Reef is now available for IMAX® and Giant Screen Theaters. Museum of Discovery and Science (MODS) in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, is the site of the IMAX® Laser premiere for the show. Legend of the Enchanted Reef will premiere on Saturday, December 17, 2022, in the MODS AutoNation® IMAX® Theater. The show is distributed by Reef Distribution.
June 21, 2021—Discover the wonders of the Mesozoic era at the Museum of Discovery & Science’s Newest Exhibit and movie, Dino Dana: The Movie
presented by Sinking Ship Entertainment. An official ribbon cutting
took place on Saturday, June 5. Guests met Trixie, MODS’ resident baby
Triceratops, created make-and-take dinosaur skeletons, watched Dino Dana: The Movie
on South Florida's largest screen, and became paleontologist-in-training at MODS’ new Dino Dana stage show
April 20, 2021—Kids will discover the wonders of the Mesozoic era, as Dino Dana, star of Dino Dana The Movie
, presented by Safari Ltd.®, and her friends roar into the Museum of Discovery and Science (MODS)! Guests can visit the new Dino Dana
exhibit, see the coolest dino augmented reality (AR) experience and catch Dino Dana The Movie
on the GIANT screen as part of the MODS Discovery Pass. The film will
be released on May 22 with official red carpet premieres at MODS on
Saturday, June 5, and Sunday, June 6.
October 22, 2019—
In partnership with the Museum of Discovery and Science, the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival
launches the 34th annual event Friday, November 1, with a star-studded red
carpet followed by the South Florida Premiere of Cuba
on the giant AutoNation® IMAX® Theater screen. Read more about the festival at FloridaTrend.com
December 11, 2017—The Museum of Discovery and Science in Fort Lauderdale,
Florida announced today the appointment of Joseph P. Cox as the next President
and Chief Executive Officer of the Museum. Joe Cox will replace Kim Cavendish,
the long-time President and CEO of the Museum who is retiring after 30 years of
service. Mr. Cox will assume the position on February 1, 2018.
December 7, 2017—Kim L. Cavendish, President/CEO of the Museum of Discovery
and Science (MODS) in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, has announced to the Museum’s Board of Trustees that she intends to
retire at the end of 2017. She has agreed to stay at MODS through January 31, 2018, with the new CEO starting February 1.