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This year, the City Nature Challenge focuses on international collaboration and the healing power of nature.
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.
Researchers at the California Academy of Sciences discovered 91 new plant and animal species and two new genera.
Meet Dr. Meg Lowman, the Academy's inaugural Chief of Science and Sustainability.
Meet the new Academy Fellows for 2013.
Meet the nine new members of the California Academy of Sciences' Board of Trustees.
Gregory C. Farrington announces retirement after seven years as executive director.
BigPicture photo competition will spotlight conservation with esteemed panel of judges and significant prizes.
The Academy has appointed Dr. Brian Fisher as the first Patterson Scholar in Science and Sustainability.
Academy researcher Matt Lewin and his team have pioneered a new approach to treating snakebites—via nasal spray.
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