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New exhibit explores the giant natural phenomena that make Northern California like nowhere else on the planet.
Endangered chicks are part of important Species Survival Plan, aimed at sustaining African penguin populations.
Citizen scientists from around the globe submit over 400,000 iNaturalist observations of wildlife.
New findings are a clear call for immediate global action on climate change.
The Osher Fellows program is an extension of more than 30 years of support from the Bernard Osher Foundation.
Celebrate the winter holidays with a scientific twist from November 26, 2014 – January 4, 2015
Meet our new fellows and emeritus curators.
Meet the new members of our board of trustees.
San Francisco residents can enjoy fall and spring free admission weekends at the California Academy of Sciences.
Dr. Michelle Trautwein becomes the Academy's newest curator and Schlinger Chair of Dipterology.
A team led by Academy curator David Blackburn is awarded grant to support biodiversity research in Africa.
An Academy researcher has taken another promising step toward developing a universal snakebite antidote.
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