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Scientists Examine Novel Options to Save Coral Reefs - Eos


Eos
Knowlton is a coral reef biologist and the Sant Chair for Marine Science at the Smithsonian Institution. She is also a senior scientist emeritus at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute. “We are faced with a situation here even in reefs which ...

More than just menageries: First look at zoo and aquarium research shows high output - Science Daily


Science Daily
Through an analysis of scientific literature, the study's authors determined that researchers at zoos and aquariums have contributed at least 5,175 peer-reviewed articles to conservation, zoology, and veterinary journals over the past 20 years. "This ...

From marine biologist to entrepreneur – meet the woman making her own clothing accessories and turning it into a ... - Evening Telegraph


Evening Telegraph
Cara originally studied marine biology and worked St Andrews Aquarium for nine years before deciding to make a career change. “It was just over a year ago that my friend had tagged a pair of trainers she loved in social media but they were very ...

Shark Reef Aquarium

Las Vegas, Nevada - United States

Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay is not your typical aquarium. It's a total sensory experience designed to transport visitors to an undersea ocean of fantastic sights, sounds and encounters. Featuring dangerous and unusual aquatic animals from the world's tropical waters, Shark Reef Aquarium takes visitors on a journey through an ancient temple slowly being claimed by the sea. Fourteen breathtaking exhibits are devoted to dangerous aquatic predators. The largest exhibit is the 1.3 million gallon shipwreck where visitors experience an almost 360-degree view, teeming with sharks and fish, through an acrylic tunnel. The Touch Pool is a popular attraction, where guests can touch an ever-changing collection of animals including sharks, rays or horseshoe crabs. More than 2,000 animals are displayed at Shark Reef Aquarium, over 100 different species and featuring 15 species of sharks.

Mission Statement : Shark Reef is dedicated to establishing and maintaining the highest standards of animal care, to providing its visitors with an entertaining and educational experience, and to the practice of meaningful research and conservation initiatives.

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