New Study Finds Microplastic Throughout Monterey Bay; Concentrations Are Greater Than at Surface of the “Great Pacific Garbage Patch”
Monterey Bay Aquarium Opens Bechtel Family Center for Ocean Education and Leadership; Expands Free Education Programs
National Portrait Gallery Announces Newly Commissioned Portrait of Ocean Conservation Leader Julie Packard by Artist Hope Gangloff
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Feb 24, 2016
- Special Exhibitions
From sun-soaked deserts to vibrant tropical reefs, Baja California is a unique and fragile place. Just across the U.S. border, it’s a place where life thrives on the edge of sand and sea on a wild coast whose future hangs in a delicate balance.
Jul 24, 2014
Our fall calendar listing includes the new "Tentacles" special exhibition, an outdoor Wildlife Spotting Station, an upcoming deep sea exhibit, trip planning tools, and special events scheduled through November.
Jul 02, 2014
We're celebrating the success of our team of jelly biologists, which has mapped the elusive life cycle of Olindias formosus – the stunning flower hat jelly, whose multicolored, fluorescent-tipped tentacles are like a living fireworks show.