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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.
Gregory C. Farrington announces retirement after seven years as executive director.
BigPicture photo competition will spotlight conservation with esteemed panel of judges and significant prizes.
The Academy has appointed Dr. Brian Fisher as the first Patterson Scholar in Science and Sustainability.
Academy researcher Matt Lewin and his team have pioneered a new approach to treating snakebites—via nasal spray.
Elizabeth Babcock receives White House honor for her leadership in digital learning lab collaboration.
Scientific papers show evidence of an expanding variety of plant foods, written into the enamel of fossil teeth.
Appointment coincides with the island’s new status as a United Nations World Biosphere Reserve.
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