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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.
Take a peek at the wonders that await in October!
Afterschool programs nationwide are enjoying exciting new science-rich content, straight from the Academy.
3D shape analysis of primate shoulder blades answers longstanding questions about our oldest ancestor.
A little-known octopus excites scientists with surprising and rare mating behaviors.
New exhibit highlights award-winning nature and conservation images.
Go behind-the-scenes, explore space, and marvel at captivating moments in nature from around the world
Academy scientists discover more than 100 new species, and collect live specimens for 2016 exhibit.
Color of Life
Opening June 12, 2015
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