Browse the latest news, fact sheets, and images from the Academy’s Press Office.
Celebrate the winter holidays with a scientific twist from November 26, 2014 – January 4, 2015
From Aug. 1 to Nov. 2, the Academy will display winning images from its inaugural photo competition, BigPicture.
Round-eared elephant-shrew found in Namibia represents newest addition to the order Macroscelidea.
In its largest diving expedition, Academy scientists traveled to the Philippines' Verde Island Passage.
Meet our new fellows and emeritus curators.
Meet the new members of our board of trustees.
San Francisco residents can enjoy fall and spring free admission weekends at the California Academy of Sciences.
Dr. Michelle Trautwein becomes the Academy's newest curator and Schlinger Chair of Dipterology.
A team led by Academy curator David Blackburn is awarded grant to support biodiversity research in Africa.
An Academy researcher has taken another promising step toward developing a universal snakebite antidote.
The value of scientific collections is vast and their impact on populations is minimal.
The Academy announces the election of Jerome C. Vascellaro as the new Chair of its Board of Trustees.
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