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Introducing the Two Oceans Aquarium Young Biologist Green Team

Introducing the Two Oceans Aquarium Young Biologist Green Team By Thaakirah Saamai / 22 July 2014

Hey! Hi! Hello! We’re the Two Oceans Aquarium Young Biologist Green Team and we’d like to introduce ourselves to you.

We are a group of student volunteers at the Two Oceans Aquarium who are passionate about conserving, preserving and teaching others how to respect our coastline.

Turning Grade 9s into SeaFans

Turning Grade 9s into SeaFans By Katja Rockstroh / 22 July 2014

We recently hosted another SeaFans course, aimed at Grade 9 students. On Monday 7 July, Bianca Engel, Deputy Head of Education, welcomed 29 nervous students from various schools in Cape Town. One learner even came all the way from Hopefield High School, which is close to Saldanha in the Western Cape.

Your Meat-Free Monday Inspiration

Your Meat-Free Monday Inspiration 21 July 2014

By giving up meat for one day each week, you can save money, reduce your environmental impact and live a healthier life.

Here you’ll find some delicious inspiration – keep an eye out on our blog every Monday for the latest meat-free recipe!

Aquarium excitement at birth of pipefish

Aquarium excitement at birth of pipefish By Helen Lockhart / 18 July 2014

Michelle Kirshenbaum, one of our aquarists, burst into my office last week, grinning from ear to ear. She excitedly told me about the baby pipefish that had recently been born. “Come look in the lab!” she urged me, so we dashed through to the culture lab and peered into a tank of “pea green soup”, and there gyrating in the green were blackish squiggles – baby pipefish.

Members’ breakfast with the Aquarium team – Saturday 26 July 2014

Members’ breakfast with the Aquarium team – Saturday 26 July 2014 17 July 2014

Curious about what’s happening at the Aquarium? Wondering how big the new exhibit will be?