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PBS Orders Second Season of ‘Ready Jet Go!’

A second season of PBS Kids science series Ready Jet Go! is now in production at Wind Dancer Films. In addition to 24 new episodes for the TV series, which launched in February, the ... Continue Reading →

‘Miles from Tomorrowland’ Charts Star-Studded Season 2

Season two of its Emmy-nominated animated series Miles from Tomorrowland will launch on Monday, June 20 on Disney Channel (9 a.m. ET), and the intergalactic CG adventures will be packed ... Continue Reading →

Pixeldust Animates Journey to Pluto

Bethesda, Maryland-based Pixeldust Studios is the shop behind many animated sequences featured in the new NASA documentary film The Year of Pluto from writer, director and producer ... Continue Reading →

KCET Hosts ‘Space Racers’ Screening in L.A.

As part of its year of 50th anniversary celebrations, Southern and Central California’s independent public television station KCET will host a free family screening of its animated ... Continue Reading →

‘Miles from Tomorrowland’ Launches on Disney Junior Feb. 6

Disney Junior will debut a new intergalactic adventure series, Miles from Tomorrowland, on Friday, February 6, on Disney Channel. The launch will comprise four back-to-back episodes ... Continue Reading →

‘Space Racers’ to Premiere on Public Television this Spring

Maryland Public Television (MPT) will debut the new animated half-hour preschool Space Racers this spring. The 26-episode animated program focuses on science and technology components ... Continue Reading →

‘Gravity’s’ Out-of-This-World Visuals

Framestore’s vfx master Tim Webber discusses the ... Continue Reading →

2013 VES Summit Sets Speakers, Content

The Visual Effects Society has confirmed featured sessions for the fifth annual VES Summit, with the theme “A New Reality: Content Creation and Distribution.” The daylong ... Continue Reading →

Delivering Digital Dystopia in 4K

Vfx supe Peter Muyzers details the labor-intensive process of creating the realistic worlds of Elysium for director Neill Blomkamp’s sci-fi thriller. In 2009, South African director ... Continue Reading →

George T. Whitesides to Keynote 2012 VES Summit

CEO and President of Virgin Galactic, George T. Whitesides, will be the keynote speaker at the 2012 Visual Effects Society Summit on October 13th. Whitesides, who is responsible for ... Continue Reading →