That time our mischievous little Chesapeake made BuzzFeed’s list of the “30 GREATEST animal photobombs of 2013!”
Needless to say, we’re very proud of her…
Fan Photo Spotlight: We just HAD to share this awesome shot from Instagram user dangermaus!Did you know? Emerald tree boas have heat receptors in their eyes that can pick up infrared radiation!
Our celebration of Pantone’s Color of the Year: Radiant Orchid!
— Jacques-Yves Cousteau
Snow enrichment for the dolphins! #SnowDay #Dion
Just add salt? Not quite.
Click here to learn the “saltwater science” that goes into creating 2 million gallons of exhibit-worthy water at the Aquarium!
Meet our Animal of the Week, the humphead wrasse!
Did you know? This Blacktip Reef resident can grow to be over 400 pounds!
Sending everyone warm vibes from the Upland Tropical Rain Forest!
Check out this futuristic photo of our unicornfish from flickr user micky2paris!
Click here to enter our caption contest.
Did you know? The raccoon butterflyfish gets its name from the thick, “raccoon-like” mask that covers its eyes!
Learn more about this species (just added to our Pacific Coral Reef exhibit) in today’s Animal Update.
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