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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.
Dr. Lauren Esposito describes two genera and three new species of Earth's oldest living, land-based arthropods
From stunning aerial views to rarely-seen underwater wonders, images represent best in nature photography
Snapshot Cal Coast (6/23–7/2) encourages citizen scientists to connect with nature and explore the coast
Museum stands up for climate leadership and commits to zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2025
Researchers return from the Philippines with new species discoveries and deeper insights into threatened reefs.
Summer music series to feature Connan Mockasin, Electric Guest, Ryan Hemsworth, and more
Dr. Michelle Trautwein’s team travels to its fifth continent, Australia, to inspect our tiniest roommates.
Two Thalassodromeus pterosaurs with impressive 14-foot wingspans swoop down to catch Rhacolepis fish in their toothless jaws in this large diorama showing a detailed re-creation of a dramatic Cretaceous seascape located at the present-day Araripe Basin in northeast Brazil. ©AMNH/R. Mickens
New exhibit showcases the incredible diversity of these prehistoric flying reptiles
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