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Help us caption this moment captured in Atlantic Coral Reef by Flickr user lumicrypt!

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This weekend, make your own compost bin for #48DaysofBlue!

Learn how to create your own here >> http://ow.ly/4mRwgc
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Flower hat jellies are now on display! This is the first time the Aquarium has exhibited these fluorescent jellies.

Read more about their special display here >> ow.ly/voOj300EfG1
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Purple sea stars are now experiencing population growth after facing years of sea star wasting disease.

Check out this exciting news from the coast of Oregon >> http://ow.ly/WYbF300BRTa
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Did you know? Idling for more than 10 seconds uses more fuel than restarting your engine!

Eliminate the practice of unnecessary idling with today's #48DaysofBlue challenge >> http://ow.ly/4mRsQD
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Idling keeps the A/C going. It is important in Florida!
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Today is Endangered Species Day.

Learn how zoos and aquariums across the country are helping to bring Panama's golden frogs back from the brink >> http://ow.ly/6reh300prDV
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Up to 90 percent of the energy associated with doing laundry involves heating up the water!

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FAN PHOTO SPOTLIGHT: Moon jellies captured in their gelatinous glory by Instagram user shannongetslost.
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“The earth is what we all have in common.” » Wendell Berry

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Packaging accounts for approximately one-quarter of the materials that reach our landfills each year.

Ditch the disposables for today's #48DaysofBlue challenge >> http://ow.ly/4mRw4F
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The number of farmers markets in the U.S. has doubled in the last five years!

Today’s #48DaysofBlue challenge is to find your local market >> http://ow.ly/4mRt9o
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Think you know everything about jellies? See if you already knew the cool facts we've compiled on these gelatinous animals >> http://ow.ly/b8wQ300xbOK
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Our mission: to inspire conservation of the world's aquatic treasures!
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National Aquarium is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to inspire conservation of the world’s aquatic treasures. The National Aquarium protects and preserves this blue planet and all of its animal and habitats through its engaging living collections in our ground-breaking Baltimore attraction; our science-based education programs and our hands-on experiences in the field from the Chesapeake Bay to Costa Rica; and partnerships and alliances with like-minded organizations around the world.