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Discover Science Weekend guest blog #2

To gear up for Discover Science Weekend, November 11–13, we’ve put together a guest blog series featuring some of the researchers who will be joining us for the event. Our second post comes to us from Trevor A. Branch, associate more »

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A tough day counting octopuses in Puget Sound

Going to work can be such a drag, right? You get up early and choose an outfit for the day…then there’s the commute…and when you finally arrive, it feels like you’re surrounded by a bunch of wild animals! Seattle Aquarium more »

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Salmon eggs by the numbers

Even though this year’s Cedar River Salmon Journey is drawing to a close, the Seattle Aquarium is a great place to see and learn about salmon—no matter the season! Take a look at the chinook salmon eggs shown below; they more »

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Discover Science Weekend guest blog #1

To gear up for Discover Science Weekend, November 11–13, we’re putting together a guest blog series featuring some of the researchers who will be joining us for the event. Our first post comes to us from Amanda Phillips of The more »

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The how and why of salmon migration

This is the season we celebrate salmon returning to their natal streams and rivers right here in Seattle, but how do salmon find their way home? Before we tackle that, though, a larger question: why do they do it? The more »

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