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A species discovery 360 feet beneath the ocean’s surface was revealed only when moved to Steinhart Aquarium.
Survey findings will be used to nominate pristine rainforest in Penang for UNESCO recognition.
From value memberships to free days, museum offers more ways than ever for the community to visit
Summer music series to feature Connan Mockasin, Electric Guest, Ryan Hemsworth, and more
The Academy’s Dr. Meg Lowman urges global recognition of forests’ spiritual value as a reason to conserve them.
Award ceremony to take place on October 10, 2017
Meet the newest members of the Academy's Board of Trustees.
Family-friendly celebration to include a silent disco, trick-or-treating, spooky specimens, and more.
Genome completion of northern spotted owl to help researchers guide conservation priorities.
An innovative conceptual model of island biogeography is outlined for marine organisms—with thrilling results.
Researchers return a subspecies of giant elephant-shrew from the Congo Basin to full species status.
Dr. Lauren Esposito describes two genera and three new species of Earth's oldest living, land-based arthropods
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