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Monterey Bay Aquarium, MBARI researchers design new long-distance camera tag for white sharks


Jun 28, 2016

Scientists know that white sharks are important ocean predators, but many aspects of their lives are still a mystery. For example, each winter, large white sharks leave the California coast and swim halfway to Hawaii, congregating in an area known as...

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Stay and Play during “Evenings by the Bay”

Chefs create delicious sustainable bites at "Evenings by the Bay" at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. © Monterey Bay Aquarium

Jun 23, 2016

“Summerge” yourself this summer during Evenings by the Bay, at the world renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium.  Visitors can stay and play until 8 p.m. each Saturday and Sunday from July 2 through Labor Day weekend.

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Young People with Disabilities Explore the Underwater World During Annual Days of Discovery

Day of Discovery: differently-abled children experience the fun and weightlessness of SCUBA diving in the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Great Tidepool. © Monterey Bay Aquarium

Jun 08, 2016

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What’s the best day of the year for the aquarium’s dive team? For 15 years it’s been “The Zack Bunnell Day of Discovery” – a day that gives young people with disabilities the chance to experience the freedom and wonder of the ocean during a surface scuba experience.

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Make a Splash at Monterey Bay Aquarium’s “World Ocean Day Celebration” June 4 and 5

Wild southern sea otter (Enhydra lutris nereis) mother and newborn pup sheltering in the Great Tide Pool at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.   ©Monterey Bay Aquarium

May 25, 2016

Celebrate the ocean and all it provides during a festive World Ocean Day weekend at the Monterey Bay Aquarium on June 4 and 5.

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