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Even if you’ve never seen the ‘70s Hollywood blockbuster, “Jaws,” you’re probably familiar with the startling ...
By Eric Schwaab, Chief Conservation Officer
Sea turtles leave their nests and disappear into the ocean, only to return to those same beaches...
5 Gyres and the Trash Free Maryland Alliance, two organizations committed to making our blue planet a cleaner, trash-free place, recent...
This Kemp’s ridley, first admitted back in November of 2013, has had quite a rough time throughout his rehabilitation process.
In a muddy coastal marsh off the Atlantic, shoreline grasses wave gently in the warm summer breeze. A small turtle pops its white, distinctl...
As its name suggests, this fish has a big mouth ideal for capturing prey. These ambush predators lurk within dense plant cover, waiting for...
Legend has it (and horror movies attest) that bats are just vampires in disguise, waiting to sink their fangs into the next unsuspecting vic...
Butterflies are known for one biological marvel in particular: their ability to metamorphose from caterpillars into beautiful, brightly colo...
It’s October, a month dedicated to all things spooky—the cold is creeping in and Halloween is just around the corner. And...
By Eric Schwaab, Chief Conservation Officer for the National Aquarium
What do lobstermen in Maine, coral reef experts in the western Pacifi...