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aquarium

unit for storage and display of aquatic species; may be fresh water or saline for marine specimens.
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A new botanic garden and aquarium rise in New Mexico
shigelloides in pet shop aquariums reported here suggests this could be a source of this rarely recognized infection.
CHICAGO -- Toting a two-cent stamp, a Shedd Aquarium postcard sent by two loving parents to their teenage son during a trip to the Windy City in 1957 arrived last week to its rightful recipient, Scott McMurry.
The awards were based on an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews for zoos and aquariums worldwide, gathered over a 12-month period.
As one of the best aquariums in the country and a premier family destination, the Tampa based aquarium puts on conservation, research and educational programs to help the community and the environment.
Srinagar, Apr 6 (ANI): Several people in Kashmir have started keeping aquariums in their houses as a stress buster.
SEASIDE - The Seaside Aquarium, one of the oldest privately owned aquariums in the world and the first to breed harbor seals, is observing its 70th anniversary this year.
Vince Rado, sales manager of the tropical fish hatchery Oceans, Reefs and Aquariums (ORA as "the world's largest supplier of Nemos"--notes that marketing off the momentum of the movie also contributed to rising sales.
Moviegoers aren't the only ones "Finding Nemo" this year--two Purdue University professors found that placing aquariums in long term care facilities prompt Alzheimer's patients to eat more, curbing weight loss--a significant symptom of the disease.
He said interest in aquariums overall has grown since the movie's debut.
Olivier Jousson of the Marseille Center for Oceanology in France and his coworkers deciphered a characteristic stretch of the DNA sequence from 18 separate specimens of the species: 2 from the Caribbean; 1 from Japan; 10 from the Mediterranean; 4 from public aquariums around the world, including one in Hawaii; and 1 from an aquarium shop in Geneva.
Ripley's aquariums are accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), the organization that sets and maintains the highest level of animal welfare standards, a distinction of which the company is proud;