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Academy receives grant as part of an NSF-funded project to generate the world's largest bee dataset
California Academy of Sciences welcomes new Fellows, award ceremony to take place on October 5, 2021
New 2021 BigPicture Photography Competition exhibit showcases best in nature photography from across the globe
New planetarium show Living Worlds invites audiences to journey through the cosmos in search of life.
Tissue abnormalities found in oysters along the Gulf Coast years after Deepwater Horizon oil spill
How poison birds and frogs avoid poisoning themselves holds clues to antidotes for deadly toxins
Academy biologist Luiz Rocha wins 2021 Rolex Award for Enterprise for research on mesophotic coral reefs
New paper provides framework for how community science data can reach its full potential
Study confirming invasive lionfish along Brazilian coast calls for management response to protect local species
Winning images from the California Academy of Sciences' annual BigPicture photography competition announced
Brand new exhibit, Sharks, opens May 28 at the California Academy of Sciences
City Nature Challenge records over 1,250,000 wildlife observations in a single weekend
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