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Team praises widespread commitment but calls for broader participation to better protect marine ecosystems.
From fish to flowering plants and seahorses to snakes, these 229 new species grow Earth's tree of life.
Sixth annual photo competition awards captivating wildlife and conservation images with cash prizes and exhibit.
Findings raise questions about the stability of our modern global system.
The Academy's latest aquarium exhibit will highlight mysterious deep coral reefs.
Explore the mysterious “twilight zone,” celebrate Asteroid Day, and treat Dad to a sleepover for Father's Day
Summer music series returns to pair emerging bands and cutting-edge art and science.
The Academy rounds out its “dream team” with two new coral reef curators and $8.5 million investment in science.
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.
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