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New aquarium exhibit and larger-than-life animatronic models explore the mystery and power of venom on Earth.
Rayna Bell, African frog expert, joins the Academy’s Institute for Biodiversity Science and Sustainability.
From geckos to goblin spiders, flowering plants, and island ants, these new species grow Earth's tree of life.
World-class international photo competition awards captivating wildlife and conservation images.
Meet the new members of our board of trustees.
San Francisco residents can enjoy fall and spring free admission weekends at the California Academy of Sciences.
Dr. Michelle Trautwein becomes the Academy's newest curator and Schlinger Chair of Dipterology.
A team led by Academy curator David Blackburn is awarded grant to support biodiversity research in Africa.
An Academy researcher has taken another promising step toward developing a universal snakebite antidote.
The value of scientific collections is vast and their impact on populations is minimal.
The Academy announces the election of Jerome C. Vascellaro as the new Chair of its Board of Trustees.
Introducing Jonathan Foley, the new Executive Director of the California Academy of Sciences.
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