Latest Aquarium of the Pacific Stories

2009-05-06 10:10:00

SAN FRANCISCO, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Aquarium of the Bay, the only gated attraction to be certified by the San Francisco Green Business program, has mounted solar panels on its roof, converting the sun's energy into electricity to run video microscopes and electronics in the centerpiece of its new climate change exhibit, the PG&E Bay Lab station.

2009-03-30 07:35:00

Major New Exhibits Feature Jellies, Giant Pacific Octopus and Land Animals SAN FRANCISCO, March 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Focusing on the animals that visitors most want to see, Aquarium of the Bay will debut three new exhibits on April 4, 2009.

2009-03-16 10:25:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Aquarium of the Bay is introducing its first mammals - African Pygmy Hedgehogs and Chinchillas -- at "Soft and Prickly: Invasion of the Land Animals" on Saturday, March 21, 2009.

2009-03-09 10:10:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Aquarium of the Bay, San Francisco's largest aquarium, is previewing two of its newest land-dwelling animals, the Western Pond Turtle and Cherry-head Red-legged Tortoise, during "Shells: Invasion of the Land Animals" on Saturday, March 14, 2009.

2009-03-03 16:00:00

Penguins, fish, sharks and more now on hospital's PackardVisionsystem PALO ALTO, Calif., March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Bedtime Bingo. The Forever Young Zone. Special movie nights.

2009-03-02 07:45:00

SAN FRANCISCO, March 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Just in time for leaping forward into day light savings time, Aquarium of the Bay will preview the Pacific Tree Frog and Western Toad during its "Spring Forward: Invasion of the Land Animals" event on Sunday, March 8, 2009.

2009-02-23 10:05:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- New shades of wild, in the form of a Blue Tongued Skink and a Pink Toed Tarantula, will be previewed at Aquarium of the Bay's "Wild Colors: Invasion of the Land Animals" event on Saturday, February 28 from 1-3pm.

2009-02-17 07:45:00

California King Snake and Banana Slug Slither to the Aquarium for New Exhibit SAN FRANCISCO, Feb.

2009-02-10 12:38:00

World Premiere of Documentary by David McGuire Highlights Aquarium of the Bay's Landmark Sevengill Shark Research Program SAN FRANCISCO, Feb.

2009-01-27 10:51:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Little has been known about the enigmatic shark species living beneath the waves of the San Francisco Bay ... until now.

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