Browse the latest news, fact sheets, and images from the Academy’s Press Office.
Awarded by the National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals.
Ecological transformation after “Great Dying” moves scientists closer to understanding the nature of recovery.
Life-size dinosaur models take over the East Garden, prehistoric fossils on exhibit, special programs, and more.
Endangered chick is first new addition of 2019; part of important Species Survival Plan.
Introducing Jonathan Foley, the new Executive Director of the California Academy of Sciences.
Scientific observation platform allows citizen scientists to contribute to global biodiversity database.
Science Today app keeps finger on the pulse of science news with engaging videos and original articles.
Every skull tells a story. By examining skulls, scientists learn how vertebrate animals live, die, and evolve.
Our new digital learning course "Biodiversity" is available for free to science enthusiasts around the world.
From Aug. 1 to Nov. 2, the Academy will display winning images from its inaugural photo competition, BigPicture.
Round-eared elephant-shrew found in Namibia represents newest addition to the order Macroscelidea.
In its largest diving expedition, Academy scientists traveled to the Philippines' Verde Island Passage.
If you are a journalist and would like to receive Academy press releases please contact email@example.com.
Hi-res and low-res image downloads are available for editorial use. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to request access.
Dozens of Academy scientists and curators are available to working journalists to comment on topics related to their fields of expertise.
For commercial filming and photography inquiries, please visit our Location Shoots page.