Virginia Aquarium “Waste Not” at Winter E-cycling Event

January 30, 2015 | 12:00 pm |  View Release

(VIRGINIA BEACH, VA) – Despite last Saturday's cold and damp weather, 106 E-cycling Event volunteers were eager to collect electronic and household hazardous waste from over 600 vehicles in the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center's east parking lot. Event partners shared the results.
City of Virginia Beach Public Works painte... Read More

Seals Sighted Along Virginia’s Shorelines

January 30, 2015 | 12:00 pm

(VIRGINIA BEACH, VA) –We all want a break from the cold, damp days of winter and that includes local seals who naturally haul out on local shorelines, piers, jetties and rock islands to get a brief respite. Even though it might be tempting to get close to a live or dead seal, the Virginia Aquarium Stranding Response Team warns citizens no... Read More

Virginia Aquarium Winter E-cycling

January 8, 2015 | 12:00 pm |  View Release

Virginia Aquarium Winter E-cycling Adds Household Hazardous Waste to January 24 Event
(VIRGINIA BEACH, VA) –The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center in partnership with City of Virginia Beach Public Works, TFC Recycling, and Goodwill Industries will offer its semi-annual E-cycling event Saturday, January 24, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m... Read More

Virginia Aquarium Announces New Partnership with National Geographic

January 6, 2015 | 12:00 pm |  View Release

(VIRGINIA BEACH, VA) – The Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center will begin 2015 with a new partner for its newly refurbished Giant Screen Theater – National Geographic. The Aquarium's new National Geographic 3D Theater will celebrate its official "film cutting" ceremony with National Geographic representatives and invit... Read More

Virginia Aquarium’s National Geographic 3d Theater Dives to Ocean’s Depth’s With ‘James Cameron's Deepsea Challenge 3d

January 6, 2015 | 12:00 pm |  View Release

New 3D/2D Giant Screen Film Presented by National Geographic Takes Scientific Journey in Manned Sub with Academy Award-Winning Filmmaker and National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence
(VIRGINIA BEACH, VA) — There are human footprints on the moon and rovers on Mars, but our deepest oceans remain a mystery. Largely unexplored, these dark de... Read More