Category: aquarium

Life-size model of a basking shark at the Okin…

Life-size model of a basking shark at the Okinawa aquarium.

A beautiful exhibit at the Okinawa Aquarium th…

A beautiful exhibit at the Okinawa Aquarium that shows coral under a UV light.

Preserved Giant Squid at the Okinawa Churaumai…

Preserved Giant Squid at the Okinawa Churaumai Aquarium.

Okinawa Churaumai Aquarium has a gorgeous mant…

Okinawa Churaumai Aquarium has a gorgeous manta ray that is almost solid black.

I love whale sharks, they’re such beautiful cr…

I love whale sharks, they’re such beautiful creatures.

From a distance whale sharks’ hundreds of spots and stripes appear to be solid. However, when you get closer you can see that they’re made up of thousands of smaller dots, in a lovely pattern that reminds me of pastel paintings.

The Okinawa Churaumai Aquarium is the 3rd larg…

The Okinawa Churaumai Aquarium is the 3rd largest aquarium in the world.

The Okinawa Aquarium built a small aquarium in…

The Okinawa Aquarium built a small aquarium in the airport as an advertisement.

Ancient sea scorpion fossil from Coelacanth Museum 

Ancient sea scorpion fossil from Coelacanth Museum 

Electric catfish in an aquarium tank designed like a tiny…

Electric catfish in an aquarium tank designed like a tiny lab.

Japan is weird

Spooky exhibit of fish skeletons at Numazu Deep Sea Aquarium and…

Spooky exhibit of fish skeletons at Numazu Deep Sea Aquarium and Coelacanth Museum.