Watch outrageous, otherworldly caterpillars giving butterflies a (very slow) run for their money in "Caterpillar Cameos."   

Revealing Nature | Inspiring Solutions

Powered by the science and storytelling experts at the California Academy of Sciences, bioGraphic is an online magazine about all things that awe in nature, biological science, and the ingenuity of humankind.

By showcasing some of the most amazing adaptations and places in the natural world and surfacing mind-blowing sustainability solutions, we hope bioGraphic will encourage conversations, shape new perspectives, and spark ideas for tackling our planet’s most pressing environmental issues.

Captivating stories about nature and sustainability

A heliconian butterfly drinks caiman tears. Photo by Wim van den Heever

From spectacular videos and photography to data visualizations and infographics, bioGraphic publishes all-new, cutting-edge science content every Tuesday.

bioGraphic celebrates Shark Week with sharp reportage about these extraordinary animals: 



A science community for a social world

Two giant Australian cuttlefish engage in a tangled mating ritual. Photo by Justin Gillian

With over 190 multimedia stories published since the magazine's debut in April 2016, bioGraphic is a vibrant, thriving hub for science fans worldwide.

  • More than 2 billion online impressions to date
  • Over 200k fans on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube
  • 50+ partner media outlets sharing syndicated content online and via social

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bioGraphic partners with a suite of influential media outlets, helping us share our content with a diverse, sophisticated, global readership. Distribution partners include:


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