Sea Research Foundation is a leader in marine research, deep-sea exploration and hands-on education. We seek to protect our ocean planet by increasing awareness of our ocean environment and the creatures who live there, involving and educating budding scientists and future voters, and conducting and supporting aquatic and deep-sea research.

Making a splash in our field. More about Aquatic Research
Get on board with deep-sea discovery: Visit Nautilus Live
Have a whale of a good time: More about our newest Encounter Program
Kids across the country are digging into science: More about Immersion
Opening up an ocean of knowledge: More about the JASON Project
Lend a helping flipper: Get involved with DRF efforts


Partnership with Singapore's Resorts World Sentosa brings Sea Research's expertise to students across Southeast Asia
New website highlights leadership role in education, research and exploration.
Mystic Aquarium’s founding president and renowned inventor passes away at age 93.
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AZA accreditation is the highest possible recognition that a living animal institution can achieve.
Still from Oceans film
Through film, live performance and multimedia presentations, audiences are transported to the ends of the Earth and into the ocean’s depths.


President's Blog: 

Dear Friend:

Hopefully all of you are well.  I missed you during my blog hiatus!

Let me begin by sharing with you...

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