Jean DeMouthe was the queen of museum collections, especially geology—gems and minerals.

Academy scientists are working with local scientists in Penang, Malaysia to survey a very special rainforest.

Highly endangered cycads fetch a high price and the ancient plants are being stolen at an alarming rate.

See why Academy scientists journeyed to the western Pacific to study Palau's surprisingly pristine coral reefs.

Academy scientists join the 2017 March for Science.

The Academy's addition to the Rainforest exhibit creates the perfect conditions for butterflies and moths.

What do scientists have in common with the species they discovered and described in 2016?

Today's post reveals how Lucy died 3.8 million years ago, why lobsters can consume poisonous jellies, and more.

How are scientists tracking effects of sea star wasting disease? How are starfish and ecosystems recovering?

Academy scientists discover a new fish species in the new Twilight Zone exhibit!


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