ATX: The Astronaut Training Experience.

Bucket List: Train like an astronaut at Kennedy Space Center

This half-day program incorporates authentic NASA science and engineering to offer interactive, hands-on tasks for those aspiring to interplanetary travel.

Image courtesy Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

Living with Whales (and Dolphins, too) at Clearwater Marine Aquarium

You know that story about the lobsterman who got swallowed by a humpback whale? Here’s a safer, but no less exciting, alternative.

"Tillandsia and Lichens," a watercolor by Lynne Railsback in SKYWAY at the MFA.

Four Museums, Five Counties, One SKYWAY

SKYWAY, a huge survey of local art, is a collaboration between museums in Tampa, St. Petersburg and Sarasota.

Tampa Bay Talks: Filmmaker Brett Culp on his doc about fathers and daughters, “A Voice That Carries”

It may be the perfect movie for Father’s Day season: A Voice That Carries, a documentary about “the power of fathers to help their daughters change the world,” premiering Thurs. June 3 at Tampa Theatre. dRTB Publisher Tom duPont knows something about daughters (he has three), so he’s got lots of experience to draw upon […]

Green Light Cinema: The Little Movie House That Could

If you’re a movie lover, spare a thought for Mike Hazlett. Back in March, he was all set to open his new indie movie theater, Green Light Cinema, in the heart of downtown St. Pete. Then Covid struck. With a vengeance. “We were going to have a grand opening. Lots of VIPs. Champagne. Popcorn. Lots […]

Wheel Base Garage

Hot Wheels! The WheelBase car condo is having a grand opening!

Remember Howard Walker’s story about the new complex that he called “a Four Seasons for your Ferrari?” We covered WheelBase Premium Garage Condos in our Home Design Issue because it seemed a unique architectural combination: housing for cars and a comfortable place to hang out for car owners. Well, if that piqued your interest and […]

Lucinda Williams. Photo by David McClister.

Weekend Top Ten Oct. 29-Nov. 1: Frankenstein & Florida Orchestra live, Lucinda Williams & James Suggs livestreamed!

However you’re planning to spend your Halloween weekend — cowering at home with the lights off or roaming about in search of mischief — there are lots of ways to make either choice an entertaining one. Fall Magic at Imagine Museum. Saturday scavenger hunts, Sunday bargains and “Positive Reversals,” a new exhibition of sandcast glass […]

All photos by Howard Walker.

Weekend Wheels: Kia's new gold-standard Seltos sport-ute

Unless you’ve been living in a yurt in the Gobi Desert for the past two years, you’ll know that when it comes to mid-size SUVs, the Kia Telluride rocks.  This thing has scooped more gongs than Garth Brooks at the CMAs, more MVP awards than Kareem Abdul-Jabbar in the NBA.  The tally includes Motor Trend […]

On the Firestone Grand Prix race track in 2019. Photo by Gabe Loewenberg.

Weekend Top Ten 10/22-25: Martians, Grand Prix, Patti Lupone, and oh yeah, the World Series

Ghouls and ghosties are afoot, and I’m not just talking about the L.A. Dodgers! It’s a weekend with range — like Brandon Lowe’s homers in Game 2. You’ll have more choices than Kevin Cash trying to figure out a roster. Can you tell I’ve been watching the Series? Let’s Talk About Art — and Politics! Cindy […]

BMW's M235i xDrive Gran Coupe delivers the fun

Now this is a first. Let’s take a play-in-the-mud sport utility and turn it into a sports sedan.  Give me that again? In its seemingly neverending quest to fill every niche in the automotive marketplace — well, perhaps not the pickup and minivan markets — BMW has given us the cute, but somewhat confusing, 2-Series […]