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  1. Kennedy Space Center salutes 25 years of Hubble with special events

    Florida

    The Hubble Space Telescope was first launched from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in April 1990, and the visitor center at Cape Canaveral will celebrate 25 years of the observatory with three days of special activities and events April 24-26.

    The Hubble Space Telescope is shown following its release from the space shuttle Discovery in 1997. (NASA)
  2. New comic sea lion show to debut at SeaWorld

    Florida

    SeaWorld's comic sea lion show is returning April 16, this time as "Clyde and Seamore's Sea Lion High" in which the beloved sea lions will be getting their high school diplomas. They'll be joined by a cast of characters, including otters and a 2,300-pound walrus. The previous show, "Clyde and Seamore Take Pirate Island" …

    Clyde the Sea Lion SeaWorld?€š€™s comic sea lion show is returning April 16, this time as ?€š€œClyde and Seamore?€š€™s Sea Lion High?€š€ in which the beloved sea lions will be getting their high school diplomas and compete for a university scholarship. They?€š€™ll be joined by a cast of characters, including otters and a 2,300-pound walrus. The previous show, ?€š€œClyde and Seamore Take Pirate Island?€š€ closed in August after a 15-year run.
  3. Frank Oz (Yoda), Ian McDiarmid (Palpatine) making first visits to Disney's Star Wars Weekends

    Florida

    Franz Oz, the voice of Yoda, and Ian McDiarmid, who played Emperor Palpatine, will make their first appearances at Star Wars Weekends at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park in May.

    Disney (2010)
Star Wars Weekends at Disney's Hollywood Studios has Star Wars fans converging on the park to celebrate with Star Wars celebrities.
  4. Epcot's Innoventions West to close at Disney World for overhaul

    Florida

    How will kids learn to save up enough money to go to Disney World now that Epcot's financial education game, the Great Piggy Bank Adventure, is closing? The Innoventions West attraction at Epcot will be closed as the area undergoes an overhaul, and these little piggies will not stay home. The Piggy Bank Adventure …

    In this May 18, 2009 photo,Toni Corkil, right, of Marshall, Mo. and her daughter Grace, 8, learn about saving and investing through a series of interactive video games at the Great Piggy Bank Adventure in the EPCOT theme park at Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The exhibit is aimed at teaching kids ages 8 to 13 basic lessons in personal finance.(AP Photo/John Raoux)