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Native to the Amazon River Basin, red-bellied piranhas are primarily scavengers, feeding on weak, injured and dead animals, as well as the...
The app includes maps to help you navigate the building, as well as information and fun facts about different animals and exhibits.
On the surface, the vast expanse of ocean may seem calm and tranquil—an oasis from the perpetual buzz of human activity on land. But b...
This turtle is part of North Carolina Aquarium’s Loggerhead Head Start Program, which aims to give endangered sea turtles a better ch...
As 2014 comes to a close, we're taking a look back at some of our favorite photos you've shared with us throughout the year:
After sessions of aggressive antibiotic therapy and more than 10 months in rehabilitation, Blade made...
Celebrating Fifteen Years at Fort McHenry
As the birthplace of our National Anthem, Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine is an...
On Valentine’s Day, a baby Australian snapping turtle was born (and seven more shortly thereafter).
And just this past October, we ...
It was an exciting year of noted scientists, explorers, and more. Here’s a look back at some of the highlights:
The fall season kic...
Here at the National Aquarium, conservation is top-of-mind as we set goals for the future, and we hope that it is for others! Over the years...