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Science Center Hosts Festival del Mar

Science Center Hosts Festival del Mar

The South Florida Science Center and Aquarium is inviting guests to splash into sea science during the fourth annual “Festival del Mar” on Saturday, June 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The event is aimed at engaging the local Latin American community and promoting ocean conservation and education worldwide. This year, children under 12 […]

Another ‘wild’ turnout for the Palm Beach Zoo Stacey Konwiser Memorial Save the Tiger 5K

Another ‘wild’ turnout for the Palm Beach Zoo Stacey Konwiser Memorial Save the Tiger 5K

Over 400 people kicked up their heels for endangered species this morning at the Palm Beach Zoo. It’s estimated that fewer than 250 Malayan Tigers remain in the wild, and events such as this help support the zoo’s partnership with the Wildlife Conservation Society. Next up in the zoo’s Big Cat Race Series is the […]

See turtles up close this summer with Loggerhead Marinelife Center

See turtles up close this summer with Loggerhead Marinelife Center

It’s no secret that sea turtles steal the show in South Florida. During nesting season, Loggerhead Marinelife Center’s popular summer beach programs will once again give local or out-of-town guests the unique, unforgettable experience of seeing sea turtles up close, including Turtle Walks, Hatchling Releases and Biologist Beach Walks. Turtle Walks – Guests can safely […]

#VacationCountdown – Ways to Leave a Small Footprint on Your Visit to Kauai

#VacationCountdown – Ways to Leave a Small Footprint on Your Visit to Kauai

One of the most satisfying ways to visit the Garden Isle is to do so in harmony with the principles of old Hawaii: respecting the land, caring for the land, and giving back to the land and the local people. There is any number of opportunities for this kind of ecotourism—traveling as guests who ensure […]

Museum of Discovery and Science welcomes its new North American River Otter Ambassador “Terry”

Museum of Discovery and Science welcomes its new North American River Otter Ambassador “Terry”

The Museum of Discovery and Science announced today that it will officially welcome its new North American River Otter to the Museum’s otter family on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Terry the Otter Homecoming Celebration begins with a special introductory “splash-down” in the otter habitat by Terry at 12:30 p.m. Additional otter-related activities for the entire […]

Zoo Miami named one of USA Today’s 10 Best Zoos

Zoo Miami named one of USA Today’s 10 Best Zoos

Zoo Miami is extremely proud to announce that it has been selected as one of the winners in the USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice travel award contest! After being nominated as one of 20 finalists by an expert panel that includes editors from USA TODAY and 10Best.com, along with relevant travel experts, Zoo Miami was […]