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  • History on the Chesapeake

    The Chesapeake Bay has borne witness to some significant historical events, including those which shaped its ecosystem, affected the marine animals within it and demonstrated the complex relationship of human activity and nature throughout the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Read More

    Published 7/27/2016

  • Chesapeake Bay Week: Blue Crabs

    According to a recent study, blue crab populations are on the rise! Read More

    Published 7/26/2016

  • Your Guide to Pokémon GO at the National Aquarium

    The Aquarium is not only home to 700 species of animals, but also hosts a variety of Pokémon for you to catch during your visit!  Read More

    Published 7/26/2016

  • It’s Chesapeake Bay Week

    We’re dedicating next week to all things Chesapeake Bay-related (including an awesome Instagram takeover)! Read More

    Published 7/24/2016

  • Plant Update: Banana Plant

    The banana plant in our Upland Tropical Rain Forest exhibit is in bloom! Read More

    Published 7/22/2016

  • Keeper Week: Annie Miller

    The Aquarium is home to an astonishing array of plants and animals. In celebration of National Zookeeper Appreciation Week, we’re introducing you to some of the talented team that keeps our living collection healthy and thriving! Read More

    Published 7/22/2016

  • Keeper Week: Rebekah Miller

    The Aquarium is home to an astonishing array of plants and animals. In celebration of National Zookeeper Appreciation Week, we’re introducing you to some of the talented team that keeps our living collection healthy and thriving! Read More

    Published 7/21/2016

  • Finally…Some Good News for Coral Reefs!

    While we often discuss the perils facing coral reefs, new research highlights “bright spots.” Read More

    Published 7/20/2016

  • Keeper Week: Josh Leisenring

    The Aquarium is home to an astonishing array of plants and animals. In celebration of National Zookeeper Appreciation Week, we’re introducing you to some of the talented team that keeps our living collection healthy and thriving! Read More

    Published 7/20/2016

  • Keeper Week: Aimee Milarski

    The Aquarium is home to an astonishing array of plants and animals. In celebration of National Zookeeper Appreciation Week, we’re introducing you to some of the talented team that keeps our living collection healthy and thriving! Read More

    Published 7/19/2016

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