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As timberland converts to cannabis, spotted and barred owls test positive for rat poison
From fish to flowering plants and sea slugs to scorpions, these discoveries add to the tree of life.
Academy team joins Malaysian colleagues to survey region’s rich biodiversity; data to support UNESCO nomination.
Outdoor ice skating, indoor snow flurries, live performances, and more through January 7, 2018.
Meet the newest members of the Academy's Board of Trustees.
New exhibit to feature nearly 400 geologic specimens from the Academy’s renowned collection.
Enjoy a SuperNatural Halloween, lectures, and Family Nature Crafts in October.
Study elevates the San Cristóbal Island Vermilion Flycatcher to full species status, but not seen since 1987.
Beauty reigns in September with rare gems and minerals, exotic nature photography, and celestial showers
Survey of 50 urban households indicates “luxury effect” among bugs
Avian Keratin Disorder causes debilitating beak overgrowth, preventing birds from feeding and preening.
Awe-inspiring nature photography, a free teen science night, and exploration of the ocean’s deep coral reefs
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