Category Archives: Marine Animals

Seattle Aquarium featured on Scientific American blog

The Aquarium’s “Octopus Blind Date” event was featured on the “Octopus Chronicles” section of the Scientific American  blog—on Valentine’s Day, appropriately enough! The article described our ever-popular, annual attempt to help sparks fly between a male and female octopus, as more »

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Seattle Aquarium's Marshawn Pinch makes a major splash

With the Fish Bowl XLVIII victory behind him, Marshawn Pinch has happily scuttled into the post season, where’s he’s enjoying some much deserved relaxation and tank time. And, after all the excitement, we thought we’d give you a peek behind more »

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Meet river otter Molalla at the Seattle Aquarium!

Molalla, our new, male North American river otter, is now on exhibit! Born at the Oregon Zoo on January 28, 2013 and named for a river in Oregon, he was transferred to the Seattle Aquarium last month. As noted in more »

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Seattle Aquarium's Marshawn Pinch: next stop, Fish Bowl XLVIII!

Marshawn Pinch came out of his shell once again on Thursday, for what may have been the last time before he and the Searocks take on the Denver Barnacles during Sunday’s Fish Bowl game. He was accompanied by teammate Tidal more »

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Sea fans school in support of Seattle Aquarium's Marshawn Pinch

Fish Bowl XLVIII is just a few days away! And today, sea fans formed a huge school to show their support for Marshawn Pinch and the Searocks at a special rally in Elliott Bay (view photo album). Although Pinch and more »

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