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Tennessee Aquarium named country’s best aquarium in Newsweek readers’ choice poll

Tennessee Aquarium named country’s best aquarium in Newsweek readers’ choice poll Tennessee Aquarium named country’s best aquarium in Newsweek readers’ choice poll Chattanooga, Tenn. (April 29, 2024) – The Tennessee Aquarium’s legacy of introducing guests to the wonders of aquatic life for more than 30 years has been recognized with a top honor from one of the country’s most prestigious publications. Newsweek Magazine readers chose the Tennessee Aquarium as the nation’s best aquarium in a recent readers’ choice poll. Voters chose from a selection [...]

By |2024-06-06T19:06:54+00:00June 6th, 2024|Categories: Aquarium, Home Feature, Latest Headlines|

Giant Screen Cinema Association and International Planetarium Society Announce Strategic New Collaboration

Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) and International Planetarium Society (IPS) Announce Strategic New Collaboration The Giant Screen Cinema Association (GSCA) and the International Planetarium Society (IPS) are pleased to announce a new strategic partnership aimed at enhancing and expanding the reach of immersive educational experiences worldwide. This collaboration unites two pioneers in experiential education and awe-inspiring entertainment, leveraging their combined expertise to develop new content and outreach strategies that will benefit audiences globally. "One hundred years ago, planetariums unveiled the first [...]

By |2024-06-06T16:46:40+00:00June 6th, 2024|Categories: Astronomy, Home Feature, Latest Headlines, Space|

‘Extremely rare’ dinosaur discovered by 3 tweens: My friends ‘don’t believe me that I found a T. rex’

‘Extremely rare’ dinosaur discovered by 3 tweens: My friends ‘don’t believe me that I found a T. rex’ Call it shovel and pail-eontology. Three North Dakota boys made the extraordinary discovery of a highly rare Tyrannosaurus rex fossil that could change what we know about dinosaurs. Now, the achievement of the young brothers Liam and Jessin Fisher and their cousin Kaiden Madsen is being immortalized in a documentary narrated by “Jurassic Park” star Sir Sam Neill, known on-screen as Dr. Alan Grant. The [...]

By |2024-06-04T14:53:01+00:00June 4th, 2024|Categories: Animals, Animation Historical, Documentary, Home Feature, Latest Headlines|

Zarth Bertsch

With heavy heart and true sadness, we share the passing of Zarth Bertsch It is with heavy heart and true sadness that we share with you the news of Zarth Bertsch's passing. Zarth served as the Director of Theatres with Smithsonian Enterprises for nearly 13 years. He worked alongside many of us, and his loss will be greatly felt. Zarth's career in film and theatrical exhibition was marked by his passion and dedication. He began his journey with freelance photography, capturing [...]

By |2024-06-07T15:10:28+00:00May 31st, 2024|Categories: Home Feature, Latest Headlines|

BLUE WHALES: RETURN OF THE GIANTS wins Best Science Film Award and Audience Award at the 2024 Beijing International Film Festival

“BLUE WHALES: RETURN OF THE GIANTS”, produced by Oceanic Films & HHMI Tangled Bank Studios Wins Best Science Film Award & The Audience Award at 2024 Beijing International Film Festival SK Films, Oceanic Films and HHMI Tangled Bank Studios are excited to share that “BLUE WHALES: RETURN OF THE GIANTS” has taken home the Best Science Film Award and The Audience Award at the 2024 Beijing International Film Festival, which took place on April 24th. The Andy Serkis narrated-film has been [...]

By |2024-04-28T23:36:50+00:00April 28th, 2024|Categories: Home Feature, Latest Headlines|

Chris Pine To Narrate Documentary ‘Space: The New Frontier’

Chris Pine, who famously played Captain Kirk in the Star Trek reboot, is set to narrate Space: The New Frontier, a documentary made for IMAX, Giant Screen and specialty theatres by Definition Studios Australia in association with K2 Studios. See trailer here. The doc examines how humankind has continued to push the scientific boundaries of what is possible in space, following the pioneers and visionaries from private companies as well as NASA and other international space agencies – expanding the limits of science, engineering and the human body to enrich life [...]

By |2024-04-22T21:52:16+00:00April 22nd, 2024|Categories: Home Feature, Latest Headlines|

Wild Salmon Film to Swim into Giant Screen Theaters in 2025

Wild Salmon Film to Swim into Giant Screen Theaters in 2025 Denver, Colorado--For the first time ever, the profound and mystical journey of wild Pacific salmon will arrive in giant screen theaters around the world starting late next year.  The new film in production from a team of seasoned giant screen veterans will be set in one of the Earth’s wildest, most pristine, and threatened places – the stunning mountainous river systems of the North Pacific. The [...]

By |2024-04-08T23:37:56+00:00April 8th, 2024|Categories: Animals, Documentary, Ecology, Home Feature, Latest Headlines, Nature, Oceanography, Science Center|

John Krasinski Narrates MacGillivray Freeman’s “CITIES OF THE FUTURE”

Award-Winning Actor John Krasinski Narrates MacGillivray Freeman’s  3D Documentary for IMAX® and Giant Screen Theatres “CITIES OF THE FUTURE” In select theatres starting February 16, the large-format film invites audiences to step into the future and discover the exciting innovations that are transforming our world. LOS ANGELES, CA, January 30, 2024– MacGillivray Freeman Films, the world’s foremost independent producer and distributor of original giant-screen 70mm films, today announced that award-winning actor John Krasinski will narrate “CITIES OF THE FUTURE,” the company’s [...]

By |2024-04-04T17:52:13+00:00April 4th, 2024|Categories: Home Feature, Latest Headlines|
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