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Aquarium Remains Open with Outdoor Exhibits Only

The Aquarium of the Pacific will be open with outdoor exhibits only in accordance with state health orders. Indoor areas will be temporarily closed.

Making Waves

Aquarium Announces New CEO

Announcement

Aquarium Announces New CEO

The Aquarium of the Pacific has announced the appointment of Dr. Peter Kareiva as its new president and CEO beginning on August 1, 2020. Current President and CEO Dr. Jerry R. Schubel will retire from the Aquarium on July 31, 2020.

Global Warming Demystified: The Science, The Consequences, and The Solutions

Aquarium Event

Aug 11, 2020, 7:00 PM—8:00 PM

Global Warming Demystified: The Science, The Consequences, and The Solutions

Jeffrey Bennett will answer questions about the science of global warming, while showing that the solutions to this important problem are ones that people of all persuasions can agree on.
Friends in the Sea

Online Academy Up Next

Aug 10, 2020, 9:00 AM—9:30 AM

Friends in the Sea

Take a trip with Gracie the gray whale and learn about shapes, colors, and senses as we make new friends that live in the ocean.
Aquarium Online Academy

Live and On-Demand

Aquarium Online Academy

Your one-stop Aquarium resource for ocean learning from home, including live and on-demand programs, exhibit webcams, and much more for all ages.

community science shark research

Conservation

Aquarium Volunteers Logged Over 4,000 Hours for Global Shark Survey

The survey’s findings, that sharks are functionally extinct on nearly 20 percent of the world’s coral reefs, were published in the journal Nature this month.

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August 10, 2020
9:00 AM—9:30 AM

Friends in the Sea

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August 10, 2020
10:00 AM—10:30 AM

Crazy Crustaceans

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August 10, 2020
11:00 AM—11:30 AM

Aquarium Exploration: Birds - From Penguins to Puffins

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August 10, 2020
1:00 PM—1:30 PM

Coral Reefs & Conservation

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August 10, 2020
2:00 PM—2:30 PM

Ask a Scientist: Octopus

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