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Top Inventions EpcotThere is nothing like seeing where your imagination can take you and at Innoventions at Walt Disney World’s ® Epcot you can put your imagination to the test by creating and playing in the attraction’s 2-story building filled with exciting and interactive exhibits.

Innoventions is a mashup of the words “innovation” and “invention” so it’s no surprise the attraction’s in Innoventions will let guests imagine and invent their own creations as well as be inspired by a few amazing innovations of today.

Exhibits located at Innoventions East:

• Sum of all Thrills ™ – Future engineers will love this incredible thrill ride designing experience.  Guests will use an interactive touch screen to determine the height and speed of the coaster while adding features such as dips and corkscrew turns. After creating your masterpiece, you can actually ride your very own design in the 4-D robotic simulator that uses sight, sound and movement to give you a realistic experience.

• StormStruck – If you’ve ever wanted to know what it feels like to be caught in a storm, StormStruck will give you the experience and show you ways to protect your family in case of severe weather.

• Test the Limits Lab – Have you ever wanted to see if that Otter Box really works by throwing it on the ground? Well now you can test the safety of the products you use at home everyday by dropping, shattering and impacting them to see how safe they really are. There will also be a short film hosted by Timon and Pumba where they learn how to be "safety smart."

• VISION House® presented by Green Builder Media – Go green with the VISION House and see what you can do to have a greener future. VISION House lets you test your knowledge with the "Build your VISION House" game and learn about green residential design, whole home automation and environmental quality.

Exhibits located at Innoventions West:

• The Great Piggy Bank Adventure – Financial planning may not be the most exciting topic to learn, but on The Great Piggy Bank Adventure; finances are fun with a learning challenge that incorporates physical and virtual elements to teach everyone in the family the importance of financial planning.

• Smarter Planet – This exhibit lets you experience how new advances in computer design can significantly reduce our energy use and how technology is utilized to help solve some of the world's most complex problems. Afterwards you’ll be able to create your own avatar and play in a video game starring yourself!

• Videogame Playground – Gamers will love competing against your favorite sports teams, challenging a villain to a duel or embarking on an adventure with some of your favorite Disney ® Characters with the latest video game technology.

• Where's the Fire? – Do you have what it takes to be a fire fighter? Find out by answering the most questions at the Burning Questions kiosks and you could become the next Fire Chief! You can also learn about fire safety in the Play it Safe Maze.

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