Science of Sharks Archives - New England Aquarium

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Aquarium Animals - September 15, 2017
Shark School!

While many of us are headed back to school this fall, the sharks in The Trust Family Foundation Shark and Ray Touch Tank are getting an education of their own: trainers are wading into the exhibit...

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Aquarium Animals - September 5, 2017
Dermal Denticles!

Why does a shark's skin feel like sandpaper? Do these animals have scales like a fish, or is there something else on the outside of their body? ...

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Aquarium Animals - July 14, 2017
Shark Awareness Day

Today is Shark Awareness Day. This is a big deal since we're all about the Science of Sharks here at the New England Aquarium this summer. So let's take a moment to meet some of these incredible...

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At the Aquarium - June 15, 2017
Summer Shark Activities!

As you're walking through the Aquarium this summer, you're certain to encounter some of our new shark activities! Read on to find out about the fun and immersive learning opportunities created by our...

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Aquarium Animals - May 31, 2017
Good morning, sharks!

Indulge in a glimpse of the bustle and flow in one of the Science of Sharks exhibits. ...

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In the News - May 24, 2017
Worldly Shark Experts Go Live

Two of the world’s more prominent shark authorities, great white shark researcher Greg Skomal, Ph.D., and National Geographic photographer Brian Skerry, live locally yet have broad international...

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Aquarium Animals - May 4, 2017
Feeding the Sharks

Throughout the Aquarium, including in our new Science of Sharks exhibit, you'll find many different kinds of sharks. They all have to eat. Here's how we do it! ...

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Aquarium Animals - April 21, 2017
Piles and Piles of Sharks

Our new exhibit brings visitors up close and personal to some unusual shark species, like epaulette sharks and coral catsharks. Many visitors note that they seem to especially... cozy. ...

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Aquarium Animals - April 13, 2017
Sharks and Their Sixth Sense

Sharks have the amazing ability to sense electric fields emanating from their prey. Read on to find out about the amazing adaptation that allows them to do so. ...

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Press Release - April 13, 2017
Science of Sharks

Press release: On April 14, the New England Aquarium celebrates the opening of new Science of Sharks exhibit ...

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Exhibit Galleries - April 12, 2017
Experience Our New Exhibit

Check out our brand new, incredibly cool, immersively nerdy exhibit: the Science of Sharks. Open just in time for school vacation! ...

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