Posts Tagged ‘California Academy of Sciences’

History of the Steinhart Aquarium

Friday, September 20th, 2013
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As we celebrate its 90th anniversary, we look back on the history of the Academy’s Steinhart Aquarium.

Viruses For Good

Saturday, January 26th, 2013
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Usually we think of viruses as bad. But what if we could transform these bad guys to do good, and have them help society instead of harm it?

Sixty Years of Innovation

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012
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As Morrison Planetarium celebrates its sixtieth year, learn how the technology, storytelling and art make this institution as timeless as the stars over San Francisco.

Dung Beetle Directions

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012
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How do dung beetles find their way? They do a little dance.

Electric Car Charging

Sunday, December 11th, 2011
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What will it take to put more electric cars on the road?

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