Viewing posts from October, 2009Blog home »
  • Medusas on the move

    View Comments

    Look for Pacific sea nettles in the 700-gallon circular display outside the elevators to Wild Reef. The moon jellies that occupied that space, floating in a hypnotic circular flow, have moved to the Icy North section of Polar Play Zone in the Oceanarium.

    Continue reading "Medusas on the move" »
  • Meet Shedd Sea Otter Kiana

    View Comments

    As the sun began to set on Shoop Bay, near Valdez, Alaska, a group of recreational boaters were pretty sure the tiny, screaming sea otter they’d been keeping an eye on all day had been abandoned by her mother, and they contacted wildlife authorities.

    Continue reading "Meet Shedd Sea Otter Kiana" »
  • Fantasea at Shedd Aquarium trailer

    View Comments

    Fantasea official trailer 

    Continue reading "Fantasea at Shedd Aquarium trailer" »
  • Tarantula Fish Tacos Recipe

    View Comments

    Here's a fun sustainable seafood recipe for the Halloween season. Enjoy "Tarantula" Fish Tacos!

    Continue reading "Tarantula Fish Tacos Recipe" »
  • Meet Shedd Sea Otter Mari

    View Comments

    Mari and Kiana, Shedd’s youngest otters, came to us as 2- to 3-month-old pups, courtesy of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Kiana was a real rescue – either abandoned or orphaned – but Mari was most likely doing just fine when a well-meaning kayaker intervened.

    Continue reading "Meet Shedd Sea Otter Mari" »
First Previous 1 2 Next Last