Upcoming Events

  • Right Whales, Right Gear: Finding New Ways to Avoid Fish Entanglements

    June 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm at IMAX Theatre New England Aquarium

    Right Whales, Right Gear: Finding New Ways to Fish that Avoid Entanglements Tuesday, June 19 Panel discussion with John Haviland, South Shore Lobster Fishermen’s Association; Laurens Howle, Duke University; Amy Knowlton, Senior Scientist, Anderson Cabot Center for Ocean Life at the New England Aq...

  • Are Sharks Smart? Exploring the Brains of Sharks & Their Relatives

    June 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

    Are Sharks Smart? Exploring the Brain of Sharks and Their Relatives Thursday, June 21 Kara E. Yopak, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina Wilmington REGISTER Selection for cognitive ability has been proposed as a key factor driving the evolution of larger brains and/or the brain ...

  • 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....

  • Up Close with the Northern Fur Seal

    July 10 @ 7:00 pm at IMAX Theatre New England Aquarium

    Up Close with the Northern Fur Seal Tuesday, July 10 Roger L. Gentry, Ph.D., Director, ProScience Consulting, LLC REGISTER In 1974, Roger Gentry started gathering detailed information about the lives of the individual fur seals on land and at sea. This talk focuses on the social behavior of this spe...

  • 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...

  • 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...