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The baby, named Felize in honor of a long-time volunteer, was born on March 30.
Felize is the fifth sloth to be born here at the Nati...
Our General Curator, Jack Cover, recently gave the publication Biohabitats a behind-the-scenes peek at some of the salamander species on exh...
Just like our land-faring friends, many fish also make their own unique sounds. Their goal with these calling cards is often to woo potentia...
The purple-spined sea urchin, Arbacia punctulata, can be found in shallow water from Massachusetts to Cuba. It is related to sea stars, sand...
1. Not all jellyfish emerge in the summertime.
The lion’s mane jelly is called the “winter jellyfish” for a reason. You...
With an armored body and spiked tail, you might mistake the muddy-colored horseshoe crab for a prehistoric creature crawling from the ocean&...
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The brilliantly colored creatures owe it all to their food. Epitomizing the expression “You are what you eat,&r...
These marvelous whales are known for their acrobatic breaches and the beautifully complex songs males perform during cour...
Clownfish live in a group, which consists of non-breeding males and one male and female breeding pair.
If something happens to...
Lookdown fish inhabit the shallow coastal waters of the Western Atlantic Ocean. They are a naturally schooling species!