Sharks Sighted on New Stamps 

There are nearly 30 shark species native to Canadian waters or known to visit our shores. On July 12, 2018 Canada Post chose to highlight five of these elusive, fascinating and often frightening creatures on a ...

Take A Bite Out Of Shark Week

With replenishable teeth, six senses, and unparalleled survival skills, sharks are the ultimate aquatic predator. Saluting Shark Week, Vancouver Aquarium is inviting visitors to get up close with these fierce y...
Shark conservation and research

The Other Side of Sharks

I discovered my passion for sharks when I travelled around the world at the age of 19. I spent a lot of time scuba diving with a wide range of species, but nothing captivated me like the sharks that surrounded ...
South Africa shark conservation

Life in the Shark Trench

Shark: just the word is enough to get your heart pumping, but it’s more likely that your heart is beating with fear not fascination. I wouldn’t blame you; if you have watched “Jaws” or “Shark Week” recently you...
Penguins at the Vancouver Aquarium

Endangered Species Day

If you waddle on down to Penguin Point today, you might notice things are a little quiet. To mark the 10th anniversary of Endangered Species Day, the endangered African penguin will vanish from the exhibit to h...