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Sharks are now oversharing…but you will want to follow them!
February 22, 2015 · Be The First To Comment

Young or old, nature lover or couch potato—everyone has some fascination with sharks. HMNS is bringing in some great opportunities to learn about these predators who have dominated the oceans for millions of years. Leading shark researchers will be at HMNS during the next two weeks to share the latest information on our local sharks in the […]

STEM & GEMS: Stephanie Thompson Swims With Sharks
October 22, 2014 · 2 Comments

Editor’s Note: As part of our annual GEMS (Girls Exploring Math and Science) program, we conduct interviews with women who have pursued careers in science, technology, engineering, or math. This week, we’re featuring Stephanie Thompson, Animal Care Technician at HMNS.  Make sure you mark your calendars for this year’s GEMS event, February 21, 2015! HMNS: Tell us a […]

SHARK!
August 25, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

This post was written by Diana Birney, Supervising Marine Biologist for our upcoming SHARK! exhibit, opening August 29, 2015. We fear them, we love them, and we are fascinated by them. We have a whole week on television dedicated to them that draws millions of viewers every year. Humans have an amazing obsession with this interesting group […]

Swept away by Sharknado: Taking a bite out of our shark fears
August 5, 2014 · Be The First To Comment

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year (if you have, congrats! You made it back!) you’ve probably heard of a little genius of a film called Sharknado (playing this Friday, August 8 in the Wortham Giant Screen Theatre). As the title implies, it’s about sharks and tornadoes — more specifically, water spouts […]



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