Aquarium in Okinawa

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Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium

Okinawa Churaumi Aquarium is one of many popular attractions at Ocean Expo Park. At the Aquarium, an intriguing world of marine life found in Okinawa is spread out before you. A sea of coral dazzled with sunlight exhibits over 800 different coral colonies. With its enormous capacity, a gigantic tank called The Kuroshio Sea Tank the largest fish in the world, the whale shark, and the world’s first successfully bred-in-captivity manta can also be seen.

More stunning images here.

How do they make glass strong enough to hold all that water? Oh, of course.

Update: Well, I couldn’t not do this:

Author: Father Silouan Thompson

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