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Make Labs' Biosphere & More!

Make your own biosphere. So educational, so cool, great for decorating (especially if you use an interesting container) and such a great way to connect back with the natural world.

Ariel and her brothers at the touch tank of our zoo.

Best Aquariums in the US

These brave kids stick their hands in the “touch tank,” as stingrays glide through the clear shallow water. Kids (and adults) can touch various species of sharks and rays at Boston's New England Aquarium, including cownose rays, southern stingrays and coral catsharks.

Maine State Aquarium in Boothbay Harbor, Exhibits include a Tide pool touch tank & a Shark touch tank. Fantastic place for kids! (and grown-ups, too)

From the February 2016 issue of Inside Out magazine. Project by Outdoor Establishments ( Photography by Natalie Hunfalvay. Available from newsagents, Zinio,, Google Play,, Apple’s Newsstand, and Nook.