Browsing Tag

marine

  • A Whale of an Opera

    It’s not often that marine science and the opera find common ground, but the two will merge this February in the San Diego Opera’s highly anticipated production of “Moby-Dick.” Based on…

  • Happy Halloween!

    Birch Aquarium staff love to get into the Halloween spirit. Can you spot some of these ocean-inspired costumes? — Leopard Shark — Pirate — Shark-Tooth Fairy — Great White Shark And…

  • Wolf-Eel Update: Now on Display

    Our baby wolf-eels are now two months old and doing great! Several are on display in Tank 9-D near the jellies. We’ve also begun sending some to other aquariums. At this…

  • Whale Watching Photo Winners: March & April

    We’re a bit behind on this, but below are the winners of our Whale Watching Photo Contest for March & April. You can see winners for February here and December/January here.…

  • Amazing Wolf-Eel Egg Photos

    Peter Kragh, a professional photographer/videographer, went behind the scenes to photograph the hatching of our wolf-eel eggs. Check out these photos. They are simply stunning.…

  • Whale Watching Photo Winners: February

    We’re a bit behind on announcing the winners of February’s Whale Watching Photo Contest, and we continue to receive incredible entries. Below are the winners our staff selected for last month.…

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