How can bringing back one butterfly make a difference to local ecosystems and other habitats across the state?
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Citizen scientists can help scientists and policy-makers track changes in the environment.
Biologists in Steinhart Aquarium use enrichment and training to keep animals happy, healthy, and engaged.
Follow Academy ant man Brian Fisher's years-long quest to find one ant species in Madagascar.
One small step to improving the health of the oceans...
Academy researchers begin the new year with an ambitious plan.
A large mammoth tooth, discovered in downtown San Francisco, is now on display at the Academy.
A group of high school interns at the Academy were among the scientists presenting at last week's AGU meeting.
The Academy's Moe Flannery juggles many duties at the Academy, including CSI Marine Mammals!
As Morrison Planetarium celebrates its sixtieth year, learn how the technology, storytelling and art make...
A new study by Academy scientist Zeray Alemseged determines that Lucy and her kin climbed trees.
Academy scientists detail the process of discovering and documenting new shark species.
What is killing domestic snakes? UCSF and Academy scientists solve the mystery.
Learn about what's causing the destruction of coral reefs and how you can help save these essential ecosystems.