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Close to 30 volunteers joined the National Aquarium Aquarium Rescue team along the Eastern Shore to help record dolphin sightings.
Meet Amber White, National Aquarium Animal Rescue’s stranding coordinator.
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Did you know? This shark is named for the short, venomous “horn” on its dorsal fin, which they use for protection.
The animal was sighted in St. George Creek, a tributary of the Potomac River near Waldorf, Maryland.
While it may seem like an odd oc...
Photo via Wikicommons.
Bryozoans can be beautiful, often existing in the form of lacey or fan-like colonies sometimes mistaken fo...
Our community outreach team will be at the nation’s largest free arts festival with local artist, Kasey Jones. Similar to her 2014 pro...
But without these apex predators, the ocean’s delicately balanced and complex ecosystem would collapse, leading to any number of envi...
Image via Flickr user Elias Levy
What better time to separate fact from fiction than during Shark Week? Put your shark knowledge to the tes...
On June 5 to 7, the National Aquarium hosted our 2nd Annual Fishackathon, an initiative led by the U.S. Department of State’s Office ...
But for many, especially those living in urban environments, nature isn’t always so readily accessible. And even with access to the g...