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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.
Bay Area youth will prototype exciting science-themed games about California food, water, and energy.
“City Nature Challenge” participants will use iNaturalist to explore California’s legendary wildlife, 4/14–21.
A look at the outer realms of the solar system and indoor “glamping” mark the Academy highlights this May.
Sea cucumbers are particularly vulnerable to pollution and overfishing; scientists call for protections.
Annual fundraiser supports the Academy's world-class scientific exploration and engagement programs.
Snakebite, a scourge in the tropical world, accounts for up to five million bites and 100,000 deaths annually.
Enormous asteroids, tiny moons, and the biggest party in town mark April’s highlights at the Academy.
Featuring out-of-this-world new shows, programs, and exhibits all about the wonders of space exploration!
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