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Anderson Cabot Center for Ocean Life
at the New England Aquarium

Developing and implementing new solutions to protect our oceans and balance human impacts on them.

kids learning about climate change


The New England Aquarium is a nonprofit organization committed to education, innovative scientific research, and advocacy for our oceans.

Vision and Mission
African penguin swimming

How Penguins Keep Their Cool

It’s a misconception that all penguins need snow and ice to be comfortable. But all three species at the Aquarium are prepared for warm weather.

How Penguin Stay Cool
Now Playing in IMAX
Galapagos 3D film artwork

Galapagos 3D: Nature's Wonderland

Swim with tropical penguins rocketing through the water and explore the islands that gave us a greater understanding of life on our blue planet.

Watch the Trailer