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Animal Updates | Invertebrates | Q&A

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Everything You Want to Know about Our “GPO” | In Focus  buttonLink

Everything You Want to Know about Our “GPO”

Angelina answers all the questions you have about our giant Pacific octopus.

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Animal Updates | Birds | Video | Volunteering

Thursday, November 17, 2016

The Lorikeets Give A Pumpkin A Makeover | Hugh  buttonLink

The Lorikeets Give A Pumpkin A Makeover

Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 18

The Lorikeets of the Aquarium of the Pacific’s Lorikeet Forest decided to give a friendly looking Halloween pumpkin a more ghoulish makeover.

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Education | Interview

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Mad Scientists in the Aquarium Lab | In Focus  buttonLink

Mad Scientists in the Aquarium Lab

If you go up a couple flights of stairs and through a series of doors, you’ll find a scientific lab tucked away behind the scenes at the Aquarium. The scientists in this lab aren’t mad in a crazy way, but they are madly passionate about water quality.

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Animal Updates | Mammals | Whale Watching

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Say Hello to the Risso’s Dolphins! | James S.  buttonLink

Say Hello to the Risso’s Dolphins!

Not only was this past weekend great for our sighting numbers, but we observed more playful behavior from the Risso’s dolphins than normal. One of our interns was able to capture an image of one playing and splashing while swimming on its back at the surface! I’ve only ever seen the very reserved and shy behavior typically found of our local Risso’s dolphins.

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Animal Updates | Mammals | Video | Volunteering

Wednesday, November 09, 2016

Sea Otter Fur FLIR | Hugh  buttonLink

Sea Otter Fur FLIR

Hugh's Aquarium Views Video Number 19

Using a FLIR (Forward Looking InfraRed) thermal imaging camera to demonstrate how a sea otter’s fur works.

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