Past Events

  • Searching for Ancient Life on Mars

    October 11 @ 7:00 pm at IMAX Theatre New England Aquarium

    Searching for Ancient Life on Mars Thursday, October 11 John P. Grotzinger, Fletcher Jones Professor of Geology; Ted and Ginger Jenkins Leadership Chair, Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology This is the eighth annual John H. Carlson Lecture presented by M...

  • Kerstin & the Giant Manta Rays: Film screening followed by Q & A

    September 26 @ 6:30 pm at New England Aquarium IMAX Theatre

    Kerstin and the Giant Manta Rays: Film screening and Q & A Kerstin Forsberg, Founder and Director, Planeta Océano; New England Aquarium Marine Conservation Action Fund Fellow; and Rolex Laureate Note: The film screening will begin at 6:30 p.m. followed by the Q & A. REGISTER The film Kersti...

  • Sunset Sail & Journey Into the World of the North Atlantic Right Whale

    September 21 @ 5:15 pm - 7:15 pm

    Learn about New England’s “Urban Whale” & our efforts to save them from extinction. You are invited for a Sunset Sail in Boston Harbor aboard the Tall Ship Liberty Clipper Tickets cost $35 for the boat ride, ocean friendly appetizers & drinks Launch at 5:15pm & return a...

  • Viewing of the movie Chasing Coral followed by panel discussion

    September 20 @ 6:30 pm at New England Aquarium IMAX Theatre

    Panelists: James W. Porter, Professor of Ecology, Emeritus, University of Georgia, and Scientific Advisor and Principal Cast Member, Chasing Coral Zackery Rago, Youth Outreach Manager, Exposure Labs’ Chasing Coral Impact Campaign William S. Spitzer, Ph.D., Vice President, Programs, Exhibits, and ...

  • W2O Board Meeting

    September 17 @ 5:30 pm

  • Up Close with the Northern Fur Seal

    September 13 @ 7:00 pm at IMAX Theatre New England Aquarium

    Up Close with the Northern Fur Seal Please join us on September 13th Roger L. Gentry, Ph.D., Director, ProScience Consulting, LLC PLEASE CLICK HERE TO REGISTER In 1974, Roger Gentry started gathering detailed information about the lives of the individual fur seals on land and at sea. This talk focus...

  • Ocean Trivia Night

    August 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Aeronaut Brewery

    Join the W2O Young Professionals Action Committee for Trivia Night

  • The Omega Principle: Seafood and the Quest for a Long Life & a Healthier Planet

    July 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    The Omega Principle: Seafood and the Quest for a Long Life and a Healthier Planet Thursday, July 19 Paul Greenberg, James Beard Award-winning author REGISTER Omega-3 fatty acids have long been celebrated by doctors and dieticians as key to a healthy heart and a sharper brain. In the last few decades...

  • The Southern Right Whales of Argentina

    July 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at IMAX Theatre New England Aquarium

    The Southern Right Whales of Argentina: A 47-year Story Written by Biological Research and Citizen Science Thursday, July 12 Florencia Ornela Vilches, New England Aquarium Marine Conservation Action FundFellow* and Instituto de Conservación de Ballenas researcher REGISTER Right whales can be identi...

  • Ocean Conservation Storytelling

    June 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at IMAX Theatre New England Aquarium

    Ocean Conservation Storytelling Thursday, June 28 Andy Mann, Conservation Photographer and Filmmaker, National Geographic, SeaLegacy REGISTER With the magnificent honor of documenting the world’s oceans comes the incredible responsibility of telling these stories correctly and to the right people....