Releases

Leadership
June 4, 2020

The Academy condemns the killing of George Floyd—and acknowledges that anti-racism must begin in our own house.

Leadership
May 26, 2020

An update shared with Academy staff on May 26, 2020.

Science & Sustainability
March 30, 2020

This year, the City Nature Challenge focuses on international collaboration and the healing power of nature.

Animal News, Exhibits
February 20, 2020

New aquarium exhibit and larger-than-life animatronic models explore the mystery and power of venom on Earth.

Exhibits, Programs & Events
February 11, 2020

From our new exhibit Venom to meeting spiders in the rainforest,
the Academy is feeling the sting of spring!

Science & Sustainability
January 15, 2020

Extent of aquatic-associated spider species suggests they’re pre-adapted to watery environments.

Exhibits, Programs & Events
January 6, 2020

From research talks to new aquarium animals, the Academy is ringing in the new year by bringing on the science!

Science & Sustainability
December 12, 2019

New fossil animal named after the goddess Athena shows how sea lilies’ arms evolved.

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