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.
A much younger (and smaller!) Calypso just a few months after arriving to our Animal Care Center. #tbt #throwback
Did you know? This month, the Endangered Species Act turns 40!
Click here to learn how this important law protects over 2,000 species.
Did you know? Seahorses have no teeth and no stomach! They have to graze continually to survive and can consume up to 3,000 brine shrimp a day!
Photo via Instagram user cpritchard97.
Animal Rescue Update: Our team received an influx of new patients over the holiday weekend and is now caring for 12 sea turtles!
Click here for the full, behind-the-scenes update!
We couldn’t do it without YOU!
To everyone who has supported our mission today and throughout the years, we are so very grateful! ICYMI: There’s still time to show your support for us on this great Giving Tuesday!
Today is Giving Tuesday - a day dedicated to supporting your favorite nonprofits!
With your support, we’ve been able to do some amazing things for the ocean and its inhabitants.
Help us make 2014 another great year -> aqua.org/give!
Giving Tuesday is TOMORROW!
Click here to learn how we can make a difference together!
Meet our Animal of the Week, the slingjaw wrasse!
National Aquarium is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to inspire conservation of the world's aquatic treasures.