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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.
Classrooms can now enjoy an immersive, world-class planetarium experience for free.
November's fun includes live bats, an out-of-this world sleepover, 'Tis the Season for Science, and more!
Annual holiday exhibit returns with live reindeer, indoor snow, festive performances, and more.
The stability of ancient ecosystems depended on species with important, big-picture roles in food web.
Endowed position is named in honor of William J. Patterson, former Chair of the Board of Trustees.
Annual Halloween party will feature trick-or-treating, live animal demos, planetarium shows, and more.
The California Academy of Sciences appoints Lauren Esposito, PhD, as its newest arachnology curator.
The Academy elects Dr. Jill Tarter as President; welcomes eight new members to Board of Trustees.
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