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Did you know? This week marks the first-ever dedicated, online celebration of everyone's favorite lethargic mammalians, sloths!
Did you know that our Animal Health team routinely perform surgery on fish here at the National Aquarium?!
Here's an update on a particular...
Earlier this week, our Animal Rescue team responded to a report of a live-stranded loggerhead sea turtle at Assateague Island National Seash...
On June 21st, the National Aquarium and the National Marine Life Center jointly released sea turtles from this year’s cold-stun season...
The bee balm plant in our Waterfront Plaza is in bloom!
Did you know? This species of flowering plant, endemic to North America, has...
President Obama’s newest executive order, announced earlier today at the Our Ocean conference in Washington, DC, will go a l...
Atlantic puffins live most of their lives at sea. In the spring and summer months, these sea birds leave their aquatic posts to gather in la...
Our pair of red-capped cardinals is busy gathering food and raising two chicks!
Did you know? Red-capped cardinals have surpri...
This is an exciting time for the National Aquarium to be stepping up its engagement in the ocean conservation arena. We are fortunate ...
In celebration of Father's Day on June 18, we're highlighting some of the animal kingdom's most attentive and amazing animal dads!