#MuseumFromHome with Academy @ Home! Whether you’re searching for STEM activities for the kids or just want to keep tabs on your favorite Academy creatures, we've curated an eclectic array of science-centric games, videos, and DIY projects to help you stay learning and engaged, wherever you are.
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This week's highlights: Virtual dives, leaping lemurs, and lively livestreams.
Plunge into a California kelp forest and learn about the complex, colorful ecosystems right off our coast.
Via bioGraphic: A tasty new tactic is fighting malnutrition in Madagascar—and protecting its lemurs.
Academy experts are live every week! Tune in on Wednesday at 10 for a peek into the (tiny) world of nudibranchs.
Our gala is going virtual. Zoom into Big Bang: Live Online on April 23 at 7 pm—registration is free!
Watch: Our video collections are optimized for K-12, but binge-worthy for science-lovers of all ages.
Press play on the latest discoveries, animal insights, and "aha!" moments from Academy scientists.
Our educational videos help students visualize data and understand scientific and environmental concepts.
Academy arachnologist Lauren Esposito explains why scorpions are not to be feared—and how they glow in the dark.
View recordings of our interactive webcasts on everything from astronomy to zoology, designed for K-12 students.
Learn: Turn your living room into a classroom—or science lab!—with engaging, STEM-friendly activities.
Embark on a virtual expedition around the world in this online course, featuring videos, quizzes, and more.
Explore dozens of treasures from the Academy's scientific collections on our Tumblr profile.
Find science activities to focus your field trip or lessons to integrate into your yearly curriculum.
Identify species and add your observations to a growing citizen science database helping protect our planet.
Play: Brain need a break? De-stress with these digital delights. (Warning: You may still learn something.)
In this game, students level up the farm with green technology to meet the space and water needs of their crops.
Zoom, spin, and glide around 3D scans of 700+ scientific specimens—including skulls, shells, and baskets.
See color on a different scale as you zoom in on butterfly wings, iridescent beetles, bird feathers, and more.
Texting and emailing more than ever? Delight your recipients with Academy animal antics from our GIPHY page.