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Exhibit interrupts a familiar presentation of biodiversity, injects a view into modern, urban life in Africa.
Prestigious fellowship recognizes extraordinary achievements in the academic and social advancement of science.
From mountain peaks to coral reefs, these new discoveries grow Earth's tree of life.
Academy Executive Director Scott Sampson, PhD, shares his thoughts on the outcome of the major conference.
New paper provides framework for how community science data can reach its full potential
Study confirming invasive lionfish along Brazilian coast calls for management response to protect local species
Winning images from the California Academy of Sciences' annual BigPicture photography competition announced
Brand new exhibit, Sharks, opens May 28 at the California Academy of Sciences
City Nature Challenge records over 1,250,000 wildlife observations in a single weekend
Researchers from Academy find that São Tomé island has two species of caecilians found nowhere else on Earth
NightLife, the Academy’s iconic adults-only evening event, returns Thursday, May 13th
California Academy of Sciences launches Diversity x Design Poster Contest for Bay Area high school students
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