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  • Shedd Aquarium  once again - is Chicago's top cultural destination. More than two million people visited the aquarium in 2013.
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  • Shedd Aquarium photos! Go inside the city's most popular cultural destination.
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  • Dogs at the Shedd Aquarium
  • The stars of the Shedd Aquarium's newest show are dogs.
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  • Animals at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium celebrate Halloween with treats- not tricks!
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  • Rio, a river otter who lived in the At Home on the Great Lakes Gallery, was euthanized at Shedd Aquarium.
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  • The John G. Shedd Aquarium is getting a jump on its plans to slice its energy bill in half with the installation of some new solar panels.
  • The John G. Shedd Aquarium is getting a jump on its plans to slice its energy bill in half with the installation of some new solar panels.
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  • A healthy rockhopper penguin chick hatched at Chicagos Shedd Aquarium- and is already greeting guests at Polar Play Zone.
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  • It's a tale of two tails - or four flippers - at Shedd Aquarium.
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  • Revolution Brewery is using hops from Shedd Aquarium's gardens to brew a new beer -- Penguin Hops.
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  • Its a boy! The Shedd Aquarium announced on June 12, 2012, that its two-week-old Pacific-sided dolphin and his mother are getting along swimmingly. The male calf still has to reach many milestones, according to Shedd staff.
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  • Some of Chicago's most popular museums offer free admission on designated days during a certain part of the year. Free admission does not necessarily include entrance into the special exhibits.
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  • A Pacific white-sided dolphin was born on Memorial Day at Shedd Aquarium. Both the calf and its mother, Piquet, appear to be well.
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  • Chicago's Shedd Aquarium is now home to a baby sea otter found stranded near Cayucos, Calif., in December. Shedd staff cared for the animal for months before she made her debut on May 24.
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  • Love is in the air at Shedd Aquarium as penguin breeding season approaches.
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  • Grouper is becoming just too popular -- at restaurants. Chicago's Shedd Aquarium warns the tasty fish may be headed for extinction.
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  • The Shedd Aquarium is opening its doors to the public- for free- this week.
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  • The Pacific white-sided dolphin calf born last week at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium has died.
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  • A Pacific white-sided dolphin named Tique has given birth to a calf at Chicago's Shedd Aquarium.
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  • A baby dolphin born Friday morning swam to the surface and took its first breath at the Shedd Aquarium.
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  • Baby beluga whale Nunavik celebrated a big birthday at Shedd Aquarium Tuesday with a smelt-topped cake.
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  • The Shedd Aquarium has narrowed it down to 10 names for the beluga whale calf born on December 14, 2009.
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  • Puiji and her baby calf on December 15, 2009.
  • Chicago's Shedd is welcoming the fifth beluga whale calf to be born at the aquarium.
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  • The Shedd Aquarium is showing off its baby beluga.
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  • Roz Varon works for a day at the famous Chicago aquarium, feeding and petting various fish.
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  • What does it take to be a beluga whale trainer? Check out this raw footage from Shedd Aquarium.
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  • Dive into Shedd Aquarium's Oceanarium! Raw video of the beluga whales enjoying their exhibit.
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  • Beginning March 27, experience "Happy Feet" like never before in 4-D at Shedd Aquarium.
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  • From Christy Gutowski of the Daily Herald:
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  • Most schools are closed in honor of President's Day, but many museums are opening their doors and offering free admission.
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  • On the surface, it looks like an ordinary scuba dive outing.
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  • Fun travel that fits into your budget.
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  • A new push is underway to try and keep harmful chemicals out of Lake Michigan and out of drinking water.
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  • Chicago's Shedd Aquarium is appealing to people to avoid eating shark meat.
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  • Chef Melissa Graham shares Top 10 Sustainable Cooking Tips and Recipes.
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  • Living the life of a green sea turtle isn't always shrimp and squid dinners.
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  • The Shedd Aquarium is holding a series of musical events through August.
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  • It is a very popular summer time tradition in Chicago, the Venetian Night festival featuring a colorful parade of boats and fireworks drew nearly three quarters of a million people to the lakefront Saturday night.
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  • Fresh grilled fish is a great dish for the hot summer days of august.
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  • All seven beluga whales and four Pacific white-sided dolphins that were relocated while the Shedd undergoes renovations are adjusting to their new home, according to trainers.
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  • Chicago's Shedd Aquarium received a prestigious award Monday.
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  • In 1933, the World's Fair opened in Chicago to hordes of people- and one Australian lungfish.
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  • For three decades, Lolly Extract has created, built and performed with her puppets.
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  • Grant Park is home to three major museums- the Art Institute, the Field Museum of Natural History and the Shedd Aquarium- as well as green space.
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  • Choose from 100 free attractions and events and great hotel deals this winter.
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  • Chicago's Shedd Aquarium is offering up a deal this week that might be too good to pass up.
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  • The vacation will soon be over for the Shedd Aquarium's Beluga whales, dolphins, sea lions and penguins.
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  • Congressman Mark Kirk says climate change and the growing demand for water could dramatically lower the level of the Great Lakes.
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  • Chicago's Shedd Aquarium will soon reopen its main ocean pool.
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  • Conde Nast Traveler unveils its 13th Annual HOT LIST- the definitive guide to the year's sexiest and hottest hotels and restaurants. This is the only editor-driven list the magazine produces each year. All of the 140 hotels were visited anonymously by the magazine's editors to see if they make the cut. The list spans the globe, but we have quite a few properties here in our backyard that make the list. Joining us to discuss is Conde Nast Traveler's Lisa Gill.
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  • After 9 months, the Shedd Aquarium's whales, dolphins, and otters are back at home.
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