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‘¡Viva Baja! Life on the Edge’ Special Exhibition Explores Colorful Life Along Gulf of California

Feb 24, 2016

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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.

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Fall Calendar Listing: Enjoy a Fin-Tastic Fall at the Monterey Bay Aquarium

Bigfin reef squid in the special exhibit "Tentacles" at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. ©Monterey Bay Aquarium

Jul 24, 2014

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Exhibits & Animals
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Destination Travel

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.

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Aquarium Biologists Decipher Complex Life Cycle of Flower Hat Jellies

Rare flower hat jellies are occasionally on exhibit in "The Jellies Experience." Here the unusual jelly is shown under blue light to highlight the jelly's fluorescence. ©Monterey Bay Aquarium

Jul 02, 2014

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Exhibits & Animals
Special Exhibitions

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.

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