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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.
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
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Benjamin Dean Astronomy Lectures
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