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The wildly successful City Nature Challenge returns this month!
Scientists say there is still work to be done for the recovery of the critically endangered black abalone.
Awarded by the National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals.
Life-size dinosaur models take over the East Garden, prehistoric fossils on exhibit, special programs, and more.
3,607 birds housed at the Academy provided critical data for research about spread of Galapagos diseases.
Researchers' expertise lies in infectious viruses, African frogs, and tropical reef fishes
Scientists find additional evidence that the Philippines is one of the most species-rich places on the planet.
Meet Elizabeth Babcock, the Academy's New Dean of Education.
New finds from Ethiopia push tool use back by almost a million years.
The Academy's innovative building earns the highest sustainability rating of any museum in the world.
Learn why the new California Academy of Sciences is one of San Francisco's must-see destinations.
The Academy's new 212,000-gallon aquarium tank holds the world's deepest living coral reef display.
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