Zebra Shark Embryo Footage Released

The Deep is excited to announce video evidence of a baby zebra shark growing inside a recently laid egg, from its female zebra shark. Following recent mating behaviour, The Deep’s curator, Katy Duke, was delighted to find a zebra shark egg in The Deep’s Endless Oceans display. It had a yolk inside, leading to veryRead More

Help make the 20th annual Beachwatch Big Weekend the biggest ever!

Be part of the only UK wide beach clean that not just picks up litter but records where it comes from too. If you’re looking for an excuse to get out on a beach in September when most people are turning their attentions to more indoor pursuits, then the Marine Conservation Society (MCS) may haveRead More

Porky the Porcupine Fish Gets New Home at Aquarium

A giant porcupine fish is settling in to a new home at Blue Planet Aquarium, Cheshire Oaks after being donated by a member of the public. The fish, named Porky, is one of three large marine species which were given to the aquarium by an amateur fishkeeper.

New SAIA Video on YouTube

The Sustainable Industry Aquarium Association (SAIA) has published a new video entitled Aquarium Fishery Methods in Indonesia. <p”>You can find the video on Youtube at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yVWhwbb9h2I

Half-term Fun at the National Marine Aquarium

Half Term Fun

  Visitors to the National Marine Aquarium in Plymouth this half term will be able to learn more about the journey from the depths of the ocean to the dinner table, with a week of activities dedicated to sustainable seafood. Those coming to explore can join in with a host of free activities, as wellRead More