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How can we avoid megafires? A healthy stretch of forest near Lake Tahoe hints that active management is key.
Study shows flattie spiders turn to capture their prey at a speed nearly three times faster than an eye blink.
As timberland converts to cannabis, spotted and barred owls test positive for rat poison.
Academy team joins Malaysian colleagues to survey region’s rich biodiversity; data to support UNESCO nomination.
Snakebite, a scourge in the tropical world, accounts for up to five million bites and 100,000 deaths annually.
Enormous asteroids, tiny moons, and the biggest party in town mark April’s highlights at the Academy.
Featuring out-of-this-world new shows, programs, and exhibits all about the wonders of space exploration!
McGee will oversee strategic financial planning for the Academy.
Live 3D show follows Academy scientists deep into the rainforest to explore rich, global ecosystems.
The Academy's latest show to explore asteroids, comets, and the hard-hitting stories of our cosmic origins.
Third annual photo competition seeks captivating images of life on Earth.
New 3D show!
3D Earth: Rainforests
Opens February 5, 2016
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