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Second annual "Challenge" grows to 16 participating cities. Nationwide announcement of results on Earth Day 4/22
Annual competition awards the best in wildlife and conservation photography.
Weekly after-hours series for adults announces new year of programs.
The Academy rounds out its “dream team” with two new coral reef curators and $8.5 million investment in science.
Explore the mysterious “twilight zone,” celebrate Asteroid Day, and treat Dad to a sleepover for Father's Day
Summer music series returns to pair emerging bands and cutting-edge art and science.
Bay Area youth will prototype exciting science-themed games about California food, water, and energy.
“City Nature Challenge” participants will use iNaturalist to explore California’s legendary wildlife, 4/14–21.
A look at the outer realms of the solar system and indoor “glamping” mark the Academy highlights this May.
Sea cucumbers are particularly vulnerable to pollution and overfishing; scientists call for protections.
Annual fundraiser supports the Academy's world-class scientific exploration and engagement programs.
Snakebite, a scourge in the tropical world, accounts for up to five million bites and 100,000 deaths annually.
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