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Anderson Cabot Center for Ocean Life
at the New England Aquarium

Watch this video to learn how our scientists and researchers are transforming science into action to protect our oceans.

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OUR MISSION
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Skip the Straw You Don't Need

We are joining with aquariums across the country to raise awareness about the simple actions we can all take in a stand against single-use plastics.

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ON THE BLOG
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Sea Turtle Rescue

As happens every year, cold-stunned sea turtles are washing up on Cape Cod beaches. Our rescuers are busy treating turtles so they can be released.

See Pictures from Behind the Scenes
Now Playing in IMAX
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Pandas 3D

This heartwarming story of survival puts you among the fluffy black and white cubs as they feed and play in China’s Chengdu Panda Base.

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