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New jellies exhibit at Monterey Bay Aquarium

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A girl watches Moon Jellies swimming in a giant cylindrical aquarium on display during the preview for "The Jellies Experience" exhibition.

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Japanese Sea Nettles, the first jellies to greet visitors, are seen during the preview for "The Jellies Experience" exhibition.

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A visitor photographs Japanese Sea Nettle Jellies through a viewing window during "The Jellies Experience" exhibition.

The new $3.5 million exhibition features 16 jellyfish species from around the world in a collection of live and interactive displays, according to Monterey Bay Aquarium officials.

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Giant cylindrical aquariums containing Moon Jellies are seen on display during the preview for the "The Jellies Experience" exhibition at the Monterey Bay Aquarium.