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As its name suggests, this fish has a big mouth ideal for capturing prey. These ambush predators lurk within dense plant cover, waiting for...
Legend has it (and horror movies attest) that bats are just vampires in disguise, waiting to sink their fangs into the next unsuspecting vic...
Butterflies are known for one biological marvel in particular: their ability to metamorphose from caterpillars into beautiful, brightly colo...
It’s October, a month dedicated to all things spooky—the cold is creeping in and Halloween is just around the corner. And...
By Eric Schwaab, Chief Conservation Officer for the National Aquarium
What do lobstermen in Maine, coral reef experts in the western Pacific...
The big-headed Amazon River turtle, Peltocephalus dumerilianus, is a semi-aquatic, omnivorous species found in areas of Brazil, Colombia, F...
A partnership formed between the National Aquarium and a multidisciplinary team at Johns Hopkins. Their goal: to create a physical dol...
It’s October, a month dedicated to all things spooky—the cold is creeping in and Halloween is just around the corner. ...
Did you know? These hardy bottom-dwellers can tolerate poor conditions, such as polluted water or low oxygen and can even survive outside ...
Image via James Delgado.
How did you first become interested in maritime archaeology?
Archaeology fascinated me as early as Grade ...