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Conservation in Action: Weird but True

June 21, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Fluorescent Corals

Mystic Aquarium invites you to join Dr. David Gruber for a fascinating look at biofluorescent marine animals. During the event, visit some of these amazing creatures in our new Weird & Wonderful exhibit.
Wednesday, June 21 | 6:30pm – 8:30pm*
Mystic Aquarium | 55 Coogan Blvd |Mystic, CT 06355

Program will begin promptly at 6:45pm

Reception with light refreshments and cash bar to follow
The presentation details the discovery of biofluorescent sharks, sea turtles and other mysterious sea creatures. It also covers Dr. Gruber’s attempts to build a “shark-eye” camera, and to understand marine life from their perspective.

Dr. David Gruber is a National Geographic Emerging Explorer, marine biologist, coral reef expert, underwater photographer, submersible designer and Scientist-in-Residence with Mystic Aquarium.

Please RSVP no later than June 19
Click here, or call 860.572.5955 ext. 243

Mystic Aquarium’s
Conservation in Action speaker series features guest speakers who share their experiences with and contributions to the conservation of our ocean planet.

Generously sponsored by 


June 21, 2017
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


Mystic Aquarium
55 Coogan Blvd
Mystic, CT 06355 United States
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(860) 572-5955