Tag Archives: Disney Junior

Music as a Tool for Cultural Understanding: Béla Fleck’s Banjo Crosses Galactic Barriers

Music as a Tool for Cultural Understanding: Béla Fleck’s Banjo Crosses Galactic Barriers

We talk to Béla Fleck and Sascha Paladino about bringing music (specifically, the banjo) to outer space on Disney’s ‘Miles From Tomorrowland.’ Read More

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Mickey Mouse Is Back in ‘Mickey and the Roadster Racers’

Mickey Mouse Is Back in ‘Mickey and the Roadster Racers’

Mickey Mouse is about to return to Disney Junior, along with the whole gang, in the brand-new series ‘Mickey and the Roadster Racers.’ The look and feel of the show and characters is very much in line with ‘Mickey Mouse Clubhouse,’ which was a staple of the Disney Junior lineup for almost a decade. So if your kids (or you) have felt the loss of that show recently, then you can rest easy. Read More

Science Is For Girls: ‘Miles From Tomorrowland’ Spotlights Coding and Scientific Curiosity

Science Is For Girls: ‘Miles From Tomorrowland’ Spotlights Coding and Scientific Curiosity

It’s no secret that we here at GeekDad are huge proponents of STEM education, scientific curiosity, and encouraging kids (especially girls) to pursue scientific career paths. Positive portrayals of scientifically minded girls who use their brains to save the day are something we can definitely get behind. Read More

‘Miles From Tomorrowland’ Makes a #JourneyToMars

‘Miles From Tomorrowland’ Makes a #JourneyToMars

If you don’t have preschoolers or very young kids, you might not be watching (or even aware of) ‘Miles From Tomorrowland,’ but – I hate to say it – you’re missing out. This show is smart. Not only is it a show that I happily let my kids watch, but it’s also that rare beast: a kids show I honestly don’t mind watching myself. Read More