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On the Eighth Day of Christmas…

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On the first day of the New Year, we are thinking about new beginnings… Rebuilding a coral reef that can survive climate change…

On the Seventh day of Christmas…

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Seven videos about Dolphins and the mysteries deep ‘under the sea’

On the Sixth Day of Christmas…

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Three videos from the Oceanic Preservation Society : ILLUminations, Projecting Change and Racing Extinction. More about OPS here. “We need to highjack the worlds attention. When we are talking about losing all of nature, its not a spectator sport anymore. If you can reach people, you can change them.” http://www.opsociety.org

On the fourth day of Christmas…

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We bring you Plankton – a plethora of creatures that play key roles in our oceans. Without them the oceans would be a barren wasteland and the marine ecosystem would collapse. Here are two films to tell you a bit more…

On the Third day – Meet Pickle and Morgan

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Here is the story of Pickle from New Zealand, a young risk taker, with a distinctive dorsal fin, from this TEDx Talk by Ingrid Visser.

On the Second Day there were Giant Turtles…

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Ah yes no turtle doves in this post but instead Giant Turtles. An estimated 110 million years is how long sea turtles have existed on Earth, which means they once shared the planet with T-Rex and other dinosaurs. They can also hold their breath for 5 hours. To accomplish this mighty feat they slow their […]

On the first day of Christmas…

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We have put together a range of films to bring you joy and contemplation over the festive season. How about this for starters…a magical moment swimming with these Orca whales! Lucy, who conceived of Human Aquarium Project, actually had the brilliant opportunity of swimming with wild dolphins in her trip to Australia, but more about […]

Spotlight on Dawn Woolley

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Do you consider yourself to be environmental activist/ artivist? I wouldn’t describe myself as an environmental artist as such, because my work critiques consumer culture more broadly. Recent work has considered ideas of waste and the environmental impact of consumption but other work also considers the impact on the body and the identity of the […]

Behind the Scenes – The Human Aquarium on Location at Bramley Baths

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Here is our second behind the scenes films by Paul Whitely. We had a brilliant time doing this at Bramley Baths. The Human Aquarium Project is putting mermaids in the place of Dolphins and Orcas to raise awareness about the treatment of cetaceans and our oceans. We even managed a mermaid back flip near the […]