Party With a Purpose This Holiday Season!

Today is America Recycles Day, a national holiday aimed at encouraging friends, families and communities to increase their recycling efforts!

As the holiday season gets underway, take this quick quiz to learn how your family can make your upcoming celebrations more recycle-friendly:

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How are YOU celebrating America Recycles Day? Tell me in the comments section! 

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Jellies in petri dish Welcome to the Jelly Jungle

Deep inside the Institute of Marine and Environmental Technology (IMET) building, the National Aquarium runs a little-known lab. Here we carry out the propagation of jellies, many of which later end up on exhibit in Jellies Invasion. Read on for a peek into the process!

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Cold stunned turtle Cold Stunning: Where, How and Why?

Picture this: You’ve just spent a wonderful, late summer week on Cape Cod, swimming in the ocean and enjoying the sunshine with friends and family. As fall sets in, you know it’s time to head home. You get on the highway, but something strange happens … despite driving for hours, you end up back where you started. You feel sluggish, confused and exhausted. If you were a turtle, you just might be cold-stunned.

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