Arctic Sea Cucumber
This species of deep-water sea cucumber (Elpidia belyaevi) was discovered by Census...
Walrus Rests on Ice
Walruses use sea ice as platforms on which to nurse their young and launch their...
Marine Sanctuary Map
The United States has a network of protected areas in the waters off our coasts....
Teacher's Night Logo
Each year, thousands of local teachers join us for Smithsonian Teachers’ Night....
Sea Ice Extent
Every year the Arctic sea ice grows and shrinks in accordance with the seasons. The...