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A species discovery 360 feet beneath the ocean’s surface was revealed only when moved to Steinhart Aquarium.
Survey findings will be used to nominate pristine rainforest in Penang for UNESCO recognition.
Family-friendly celebration to include a silent disco, trick-or-treating, spooky specimens, and more.
From value memberships to free days, museum offers more ways than ever for the community to visit
Academy researcher Matt Lewin and his team have pioneered a new approach to treating snakebites—via nasal spray.
Elizabeth Babcock receives White House honor for her leadership in digital learning lab collaboration.
Scientific papers show evidence of an expanding variety of plant foods, written into the enamel of fossil teeth.
Appointment coincides with the island’s new status as a United Nations World Biosphere Reserve.
Learn about NightLife, the Academy's weekly Thursday night party.
Male chick is the first to hatch since the new Academy opened in 2008.
The rare Larger Pacific Striped Octopus is notable for its unusual mating habits and dramatic coloration.
The California Academy of Sciences and KQED have developed a new multi-touch eBook about earthquakes.
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