Visit the National Aquarium
Exhibits & Experiences
Support the Aquarium
Special Global Places
In advance of his lecture here at the Aquarium on December 3, Cousteau chatted with us about building a brighter tomorrow for our...
Brownie is part of the Loggerhead Turtle Head Start Program. Run by the North Carolina Aquarium, this program aims to give endangered sea t...
This day is also an opportunity to reflect on the wise use of our planet’s resources. It reminds us that we need to take greater resp...
Even if you’ve never seen the ‘70s Hollywood blockbuster, “Jaws,” you’re probably familiar with the startling ...
By Eric Schwaab, Chief Conservation Officer
Sea turtles leave their nests and disappear into the ocean, only to return to those same beaches...
5 Gyres and the Trash Free Maryland Alliance, two organizations committed to making our blue planet a cleaner, trash-free place, recent...
This Kemp’s ridley, first admitted back in November of 2013, has had quite a rough time throughout his rehabilitation process.
In a muddy coastal marsh off the Atlantic, shoreline grasses wave gently in the warm summer breeze. A small turtle pops its white, distinctl...
Butterflies are known for one biological marvel in particular: their ability to metamorphose from caterpillars into beautiful, brightly colo...
By Eric Schwaab, Chief Conservation Officer for the National Aquarium
What do lobstermen in Maine, coral reef experts in the western Pacifi...