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Over 700 3D scientific specimens and artifacts from the museum’s world-renowned collection now available online.
The California Academy of Sciences hires Dr. Pim Bongaerts as its newest curator and coral biologist.
Deep mesophotic reefs are unique systems bursting with life and deserving of lasting protection.
The Academy elects Dr. Jill Tarter as President; welcomes eight new members to Board of Trustees.
Take a peek at the wonders that await in October!
Afterschool programs nationwide are enjoying exciting new science-rich content, straight from the Academy.
3D shape analysis of primate shoulder blades answers longstanding questions about our oldest ancestor.
A little-known octopus excites scientists with surprising and rare mating behaviors.
New exhibit highlights award-winning nature and conservation images.
Go behind-the-scenes, explore space, and marvel at captivating moments in nature from around the world
Academy scientists discover more than 100 new species, and collect live specimens for 2016 exhibit.
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