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VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- The mermaids are once again set to take over the Virginia Aquarium & Marine science Center.
On April 27, the Aquarium will toast the many achievements of its first 25 years during Spring!, a one-of-a-kind dinner and social gathering taking place on the Walnut Street Bridge.
Through the lens of a talented photographer, even the most haunting, disturbing, and distressing scenes can be made beautiful. But we can't decide if photographer Brian Tomlinson's experiments with pouring random stuff into aquariums looks like a ...
Spring time spells cuteness overload for area zoos and aquariums. More and more babies will be born as the season progresses, but some of the early newcomers include a baby Little Blue penguin and a loggerhead sea turtle, both at Adventure Aquarium; ...
Tennessee Aquarium conservation Institute tour sells out. Registration required for next tour on April 20. March 23rd, 2017 by Staff Report in Chattnow Outabout Read Time: < 1 min.
Texas State Aquarium officials announced May 13 as the opening date for the Caribbean Journey expansion.
The Shedd Aquarium can be exciting because of the variety of sights and sounds it offers, but those same elements can prove stressful for visitors with autism or sensory processing disorders.
Philadelphia (CBS) - There was a big birthday bash for Button the hippopotamus Wednesday at Adventure Aquarium in Camden. It was Button the Nile hippopotamus' 20th birthday.
Shelby was born in captivity at a facility in Vallejo and in 1998 was sent to the Aquarium of the Pacific, where she lives in a seal and sea lion habitat.
Knoxville, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies is in a contest to be voted as one of the top aquariums in the nation by USA Today on People can go to and vote for Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies for Best Aquarium ...
A zebra shark glides by Ashley Soltis in the Red Sea exhibit at the Virginia Aquarium and Marine science Center in Virginia Beach on March 15, 2017.
The aquarium will soon increase its extensive sea turtle conservation efforts with a 16,000-square-foot Sea Turtle hospital and Research Center, now being added to the Manatee Viewing Center in Apollo Beach.
children ages 6 to 12 can plunge into the world of sharks and aquatic mammals, do the real work of marine biologists and lots more in a series of fun programs during the upcoming school vacation week April 10-14 at The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk.
This week, the SeaLife Center has been holding the eleventh position, just after the Monterey Bay Aquarium in Monterey, Calif.
Attendance has steadily increased since the group added the marine cove, including aquariums as big as 2,000 gallons, some of which allow children and other visitors to interact with the aquatic creatures.
Developed by Taman Safari Indonesia (TSI), the country's leading aquarium and zoo operator, and sited in a mall in the Podomoro City integrated development resort it seeks to showcase the rich marine life of Indonesia's waters.
A Vancouver documentary maker is challenging a court-ordered temporary trim of a film that criticizes the Vancouver Aquarium's program of cetacean captivity. Gary Charbonneau released the hour-long film Vancouver Aquarium Uncovered online in January ...
Developed by Taman Safari Indonesia (TSI), the country's leading aquarium and zoo operator, and sited in a mall in the Podomoro City integrated development resort it seeks to showcase the rich marine life of Indonesia's waters.
Lorikeets, brightly colored birds that belong to the parrot family, fly free in the exhibit, which is located in the natural area next to the aquarium. The birds may land on guests, who can purchase nectar to feed them. "Feeding a lorikeet is fun and ...
The aquarium is now in its 35th year, offering visitors a better understanding of aquatic life in Eastern Canada and the fishing industry.
The chief financial officer of the Greensboro science Center said Monday that the center's recently opened aquarium expansion attracted a crowd of 5,000 over the weekend and is expected to generate a 10 percent increase in attendance this fiscal year.
Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies is in the running for the country's best aquarium in USA Today's Readers Choice Awards.
Why black Tegula sea snails live where they live is a subject about which naturalists have written tens of thousands of words over the decades.
Taking in the homemade boats, made from recyclable materials, Sue Colson watched with excitement and skepticism. "I saw one or two of them down there.
An East Tennessee aquarium is competing to become one of USA Today's 10 Best in the country.
Undergraduate Hannah Casey spent summer 2016 doing environmental science research in Long Island Sound. ( Undergraduate Hannah Casey spent summer 2016 doing environmental science research in Long Island Sound.
PHOTO GALLERY: The Da Vinci science Center is pursuing an expansion into downtown Easton with a $130 million complex that would include the Lehigh ...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - An aquarium business on the west side of Indianapolis was damaged Monday morning after a fire started inside the building.
The two recently began a trip to his hometown of Toronto in what marked the latest of several international trips together. They visited Ripley's Aquarium of Canada over the weekend, E! News can confirm, which of course allowed for some adorable and ...
The decision to intervene followed an announcement by the Vancouver Aquarium that it plans to build a multi-million dollar beluga exhibit to be unveiled in 2029, and amid an ongoing investigation of whale treatment at the facility.
With tropical fish as a backdrop, you'll find people breathing, stretching and relaxing. It is a one-of-a kind Yoga class at the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium.
The Weeknd and Selena Gomez Noam Galai/WireImage; Kevin Mazur/WireImage. Just keep swimming, guys! Selena Gomez and The Weeknd went on a romantic date to Ripley's Aquarium of Canada in his hometown of Toronto on Sunday, March 19.
After two years of successful Hand Crafted Wishes events at the Hunter Museum of American Art, organizers are bringing the celebration of local restaurants, craft beer and charity to the Tennessee Aquarium. Deep Brew sea, scheduled for July 21 from 7 ...
"We are very excited to welcome our second eastern black rhinoceros calf to the Zoo family," says Dr. Barbara Baker, President & CEO of the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium. "Azizi's calf is the first eastern black rhino born this year in North America ...
Shedd officials said four out of the five otters are rescues. In the last 50 years, the aquarium's Animal Response Team has saved more than 40 endangered or non-releaseable animals like these playful sea otters, including fish, turtles, sea lions and ...
New Orleans - Kohl, a beloved African penguin at the Audubon Aquarium, has been humanely euthanized following a decline in health due to severe joint deterioration.
Admiral Fancy Pants, a Magellanic Penguin, arrived at the Aquarium of the Pacific as part of a national conservation effort by the Association of Zoos and aquariums (AZA). It is hoped that the Admiral finds a mate in the June Keyes Penguin Habitat.
In her report, Maria Walker, the council's director of education services, argues pricing at facilities like the aquarium should return "at least" 60% of its costs. So far the pricing structure at the aquarium has recouped just 56%. If approved ...
The venue has been no stranger to controversy after owner Nathan Buttigieg's plans to add two 60cm-1.5m hammerhead sharks in the club's huge aquarium were met with a petition of more than 100,000 people against the idea. A 'mermaid' inside the ...
Carey Richard from Mystic Aquarium says while a storm might close the doors to the public, Mystic Aquarium never shuts down.
Nick Kokinos and his wife, Susanne, own Water's Edge Aquarium Service Inc., having founded the business in 1997. For Nick Kokinos, tending to aquariums began as a hobby. He was introduced to fish when he was 21 and eventually had tanks in almost ...
While most people do their best to avoid snow, the animals at the Aquarium of Niagara seem to enjoy a little bit of the fluffy white stuff.
The aquarium will be self-sufficient when it's open. Absolutely. There are tremendous examples of good aquariums that are totally self-sufficient." The South Carolina Aquarium in Charleston and Texas State Aquarium in Corpus Christi are self-supporting ...
Beth Almy of the Greensboro science Center looks at an exhibit of plastic jellyfish illustrating the harm plastic bags can create for turtles.
The Audubon Aquarium has announced that Kohl, one of its African penguins, has been euthanized because of "a decline in health due to severe joint deterioration.
Animal care professional typically monitor temperature and weather during such conditions to ensure the wellbeing of all the animals at the aquarium, Fox 61 reported. Animal care specialists will be on-hand overnight if officials decide to close the ...
The Vancouver park board has voted to ban whales and dolphins at the Vancouver Aquarium. Displays featuring cetaceans are to be phased out by 2029.
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