Roller Coaster

Skyscraper to be the world's tallest roller coaster come 2017. (Source: US Thrill Rides)

Design For World’s Tallest Roller Coaster Gets Video Reveal

Orlando is king when it comes to amusement rides. But Disney and Universal Studios might have to take a backseat when the world’s tallest rollercoaster launches in 2017.


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Still Bringing The Thrills: Behind The Scenes Of Raytheon’s Epcot Ride

Raytheon, a longtime supporter of education in science, technology, engineering and math, created Sum of All Thrills to show the real-life application of concepts such as angles, velocity and kinetic energy.


Universal Studios in Florida (Source: Universal)

Passengers Stuck On Universal Roller Coaster

Roller coasters are made to thrill and excite those who care to ride, but for 12 people at Universal Studios Wednesday night, a glitch may have given riders a little more of a scare than they expected.


OSWIECIM, POLAND - JANUARY 26: Cyclon B gas cannisters used are displayed at Auschwitz 1 Concentration Camp on the day before the 60TH anniversary of the liberation of the camp is celebrated by a gathering of survivors, politicans and world leaders on January 27, 2005 in Aushwitz, Poland.  (Photo by Julian Herbert/Getty Images)

Zyklon Coaster’s Name Conjures Bad Memories

If you head out to the Broward County Fair this year, you have the opportunity to experience a new roller coaster with a potentially controversial name.


(Source: CBS4) Dragon Challenge roller coaster at Islands of Adventure, Universal Orlando

Universal Orlando Changes Course Of Dueling Coaster

The famous dueling dragons roller coaster at Universal Orlando will duel no more.


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Changes Made To Universal’s Harry Potter Roller Coaster

After two riders were hit by flying objects in recent weeks, Universal Studios Resort has made changes to the Dragon Challenge roller coaster the Wizarding World of Harry Potter land.


Dania Beach Hurricane Roller Coaster

Dania Beach Roller Coaster Shut Down

Florida’s largest wooden roller coaster, located here in South Florida, has shut down, but it’s not known how long the attraction will halt operations.