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Interactive exhibit explores polar animals and features outdoor ice rink and snow flurries.
Team constructs new family tree for group of nudibranchs; discovers color mimics.
A new fish species is only known to exist in the deep reefs of St. Pauls Rocks, a remote Brazilian archipelago.
Scientists team up to quantify the “dark data” in fossil collections.
A far-flung Okenia rosacea bloom may signal a larger shift in ocean climate and a strong forthcoming El Niño.
Major new exhibit explores the role of color in nature with vibrant live animals and engaging interactives.
The Academy's 2015 Forest Solutions Summit proposed a set of forest conservation actions.
Inventive craft brew inspired by botanist Alice Eastwood and the Academy’s Living Roof.
The Academy's second annual wildlife photo competition now accepting submissions.
A brownbanded bamboo shark lays viable egg—with healthy pup—after 45-month seclusion from males.
In 2014, the California Academy of Sciences added 221 new plant and animal species to our family tree.
Upcoming planetarium show takes audiences on a journey through the vast networks of life on Earth.
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