Latest Georgia Aquarium Stories

2007-06-13 17:12:59

Georgia Aquarium officials say it may be months before they know what caused Wednesday's death of another whale shark, the second this year at the only facility outside Asia that displays the huge, rare fish.

2007-01-12 09:47:44

A prized whale shark at the world's largest aquarium died Thursday night, the second death of a popular animal at the center in 10 days.

2006-06-05 16:01:05

The world's largest aquarium has added two of the world's largest fish.

2005-11-24 10:23:47

The 500,000-square-foot aquarium in downtown Atlanta was bankrolled almost exclusively by a $200 million gift from Home Depot co-founder Bernie Marcus. It's expected to attract as many as 2 million visitors in its first year with what its creators say will be a one-of-a-kind take on fish tanks.

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  • An imitative word; an onomatopoetic word.
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