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An innovative conceptual model of island biogeography is outlined for marine organisms—with thrilling results.
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 California Academy of Sciences joins forces with SECORE International and The Nature Conservancy
Two Thalassodromeus pterosaurs with impressive 14-foot wingspans swoop down to catch Rhacolepis fish in their toothless jaws in this large diorama showing a detailed re-creation of a dramatic Cretaceous seascape located at the present-day Araripe Basin in northeast Brazil. ©AMNH/R. Mickens
New exhibit showcases the incredible diversity of these prehistoric flying reptiles
Citizen scientists from across the country submit over 120,000 iNaturalist observations.
Learn about ancient flying creatures, explore human diversity, and encounter the first full solar eclipse since
Scientists survey the waters of Rapa Nui and make first-ever dives to "twilight zone" reefs at 200-500 feet deep
Annual fundraiser on April 27 to feature talks by scientific innovators, live DJ set by Hot Chip, and more.
The California Academy of Sciences appoints Nathalie Nagalingum, PhD, as its newest botany curator
Second annual "Challenge" grows to 16 participating cities. Nationwide announcement of results on Earth Day 4/22
A month-long celebration of all things celestial, capped off by San Francisco’s biggest party of the year!
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