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Valid question:  if The Maritime Aquarium’s mission is to let you discover and get close to the wonders of Long Island Sound … in hopes of inspiring you to become stewards of the Sound, through all of your actions, big … Continue reading

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This Sunday is World Oceans Day, an annual celebration where communities around the globe act to learn more about our oceans and to take action to help conserve them. The primary organizer, The Ocean Project, set the 2013-14 two-year theme … Continue reading

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By Dave Sigworth, Maritime Aquarium publicist To an adoring Maritime Aquarium audience Thursday night, Fabien Cousteau acknowledged that he had a “very different upbringing.” His adult experiences are pretty different, too. Cousteau’s grandfather was the famous filmmaker/ocean explorer who invented … Continue reading

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By Dave Sigworth, Maritime Aquarium publicist The reptile bug bit Jeff Corwin – kind of literally – when he was 6 years old when he dug through a woodpile on his grandparents’ property and a garter snake latched onto his … Continue reading

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By Dave Sigworth, publicist of The Maritime Aquarium Carl Safina feels almost religious about nature and the environment and planet Earth. Not religious as in worship or organized religion, he would say, but more a feeling of such passion and … Continue reading

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You may think that washing your car in your driveway would be an easy and simple way to save money, but it also greatly effects the environment.  What many people do not know is that when all of the oil, … Continue reading

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