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EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR STATEMENT

Black Lives Matter

Read Dr. Scott Sampson’s statement regarding our support of Black Lives Matter and the anti-racism, diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion work that lies ahead.

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THURSDAYS AT 7 PM (PT)

Virtual NightLife

Fix yourself a quarantini and enjoy surprising science, live music, and inspiring art every Thursday with our Virtual NightLife and NightSchool livestreams.
NEW LIVESTREAMS EVERY WEEK

Academy Breakfast Club

Hungry for science? Coming right up. Tune in to Academy Breakfast Club for livestreamed lectures served by an all-star cast of Academy scientists.

20+ exhibits to preview online

YOUTUBE PREMIERE: SEPTEMBER 26 AT 12 PM (PT)

Big Astronomy

Journey to Chile’s giant telescopes and meet the people behind the lenses in the Academy’s newest planetarium show.
COMING SOON

Venom

Encounter an electrifying assortment of venomous species in the aquarium’s newest exhibit, opening later this year.
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