Every month, the Loveland Living Planet Aquarium will explore thought-provoking questions, amazing animals, weird science, investigations of our local environments, and more.
Every video includes:
Most Dangerous Animal in the Shark Tank
Sharks are clearly the most dangerous animals in our shark tank, right? Watch and find out if that’s really the case.
Small Cat, Big Bite
Lions and tigers are big cats, and so are their teeth. But where does the Clouded Leopard stack up? Find out more about this adorably fierce cat in our newest episode of Expedition: Living Planet!
Super Duper Poopers
Everybody poops. But no one poops quite like the animals you'd find at the aquarium. Check out some gross, yet amazing ways our animals do their business. And see why it can be good for the environment!
How Do Sharks Hunt?
All sharks are fish-seeking torpedoes that chase down their prey…or are they? Find out in our newest episode of Expedition: Living Planet!
What's for Breakfast at the Aquarium?
The Aquarium specials today include fruit, a selection of raw fish, and a side of live insects. Sounds tasty, right? Our animals eat a lot of food, and some of it may not be very appetizing to human taste buds. But how is it all prepared? Join us in our kitchen to discover how it’s done.
Colorblind Masters of Camouflage
Many animals use camouflage to hide, but few are as skilled as the cuttlefish. However, this expert of disguise is color blind! Just how do they do it? Check out how this this adorable creature blends in masterfully with its surroundings.
What's the Most Venomous Animal at the Aquarium?
Many animals use venom as a defense or as a way to catch their food. But whose toxicity reigns supreme? Check out who is the most venomous at Loveland Living Planet Aquarium.
How to Train a Shark
You can train a dog to roll over, but what about a shark? The answer might surprise you! Join us as we discuss the process and purpose of why we train zebra sharks at the Aquarium.
Do Sharks Snore?
Sharks have to keep swimming to breathe. Or do they? If this is true, how do they sleep? And do they snore? Join us as we explore these questions and discover how sharks, and many other fish, get their beauty rest.
Do Animals Need Friends?
Friendship contributes to better emotional and physical health in humans. But does this hold true for animals? Do animals need friends? Explore why some animals group up together, discover how having “friends” could help them survive, and learn how different relationships benefit animals in their natural environments.
Do Trees Hibernate?
The temperature is dropping. Leaves are falling. Winter is coming. Some animals sleep through winter, but what about trees? Do they hibernate? Join us as we learn about the ways that trees prepare for cold weather, discover why leaves change color, and explore how plants know when winter is near.
What's So Scary About Algae?
It’s spooky. It’s mysterious. It’s all over…it’s algae? We’ve seen a scare of algal blooms in Utah, and they’re happening all over the world. But what is algae? Is it dangerous? What causes an algal bloom? Join us as we explore this aquatic plant, discover what causes algal blooms, and learn what we can do to prevent them.