MLB lecture series

Ocean Extremes: Wild Underwater Worlds

The National Aquarium is proudly taking you outside of your comfort zone to the wildest, deepest, coldest corners of the ocean in the 2015 Marjorie Lynn Bank Lecture Series, “Ocean Extremes: Wild Underwater Worlds.” Explore the unfamiliar as we uncover remarkable ocean habitats, unusual aquatic creatures and extreme exploration techniques through the expertise of our guest speakers.

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Dr. Stephen Palumbi

SOLD OUT - The Extreme Life of the Sea
Dr. Stephen Palumbi
Tuesday, September 15, 2015

The ocean teems with life that thrives under difficult situations in unusual environments. This illustrated lecture takes the audience to the absolute limits of the aquatic world—the fastest and deepest, the hottest and oldest creatures of the oceans. It brings to life the sea’s most extreme species, and reveals how they succeed across the wide expanse of the world’s global ocean. Learn More

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National Aquarium After Dark

Aquarium After Dark

Enjoy the sights and sounds of the Aquarium during evening hours, from arts and culture events to date nights with loved ones, intriguing lectures and sustainable dinners featuring renowned chefs.

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