Ripley's Aquarium of Canada Instagram Video Contest

CONTEST TIME! What creature is the most interesting swimmer?  Starting Nov 1, the Dept of Physics at the University of Guelph and Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada are teaming up for an Instagram video contest. Make us a video explaining what creature is the most interesting swimmer using physics to back it up! Winner gets a pass for four to the Ripley’s Aquarium and a $100 book prize from the Department of Physics at the University of Guelph!

Videos can be as simple as just speaking to camera or as complex as graphics and editing, but we'll be judging you on how well you use physics to explain who the most interesting swimmer is. We’re excited to hear from you!

RULES: You must follow both @phygu and @ripleysaquaca

Upload up to two minutes of video to your Instagram and hashtag it #SWIMTERESTING.

Tag @phygu and @ripleysaquaca in the description.

Open to any individual of any age up to and including grade ten.

Must be posted by midnight Nov 25th Eastern Daylight Time.

Winners announced Nov 30th as part of our live event at the Guelph Civic Museum!

For additional information please contact


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