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Weekly after-hours series for adults announces new year of programs.
From a fleet of shining beetles to an armored African lizard, these discoveries add to Earth’s tree of life.
New exhibit to feature nearly 400 geologic specimens from the Academy’s renowned collection.
The Academy rounds out its “dream team” with two new coral reef curators and $8.5 million investment in science.
Annual Halloween event will take place on October 28.
Celebrate the return of ‘Tis the Season for Science, plus a look at the newly revamped Morrison Planetarium!
Meet the newest members of the Academy's Board of Trustees.
Enjoy a SuperNatural Halloween, lectures, and Family Nature Crafts in October.
Study elevates the San Cristóbal Island Vermilion Flycatcher to full species status, but not seen since 1987.
Beauty reigns in September with rare gems and minerals, exotic nature photography, and celestial showers
Survey of 50 urban households indicates “luxury effect” among bugs
Avian Keratin Disorder causes debilitating beak overgrowth, preventing birds from feeding and preening.
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