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New fossil animal named after the goddess Athena shows how sea lilies’ arms evolved.
From geckos to goblin spiders, flowering plants, and island ants, these new species grow Earth's tree of life.
Interactive exhibit explores the science of frozen polar regions with live reindeer, festive programs, and more!
Sampson, a renowned paleontologist and seasoned museum leader, will join the institution in September.
World-class international photo competition awards captivating wildlife and conservation images.
From live reindeer to festive musical performances, the Academy is full of holiday cheer this
From snow flurries to live reindeer, November is all about holiday cheer at the Academy.
Annual fundraiser brings the museum to life at night and supports free and reduced admission programs.
Award ceremony to take place on October 15, 2019.
These new members join the Board as Academy reaches eleventh anniversary of groundbreaking green building.
AZA accreditation granted to aquariums who demonstrate commitment to ever-rising standards in animal care.
The Academy is among more than 40 new partners that will become part of the STEM education network.
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