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Ecological transformation after “Great Dying” moves scientists closer to understanding the nature of recovery.
Life-size dinosaur models take over the East Garden, prehistoric fossils on exhibit, special programs, and more.
Endangered chick is first new addition of 2019; part of important Species Survival Plan.
Family-friendly celebration to include a silent disco, trick-or-treating, spooky specimens, and more.
Genome completion of northern spotted owl to help researchers guide conservation priorities.
An innovative conceptual model of island biogeography is outlined for marine organisms—with thrilling results.
From value memberships to free days, museum offers more ways than ever for the community to visit
Researchers return a subspecies of giant elephant-shrew from the Congo Basin to full species status.
Dr. Lauren Esposito describes two genera and three new species of Earth's oldest living, land-based arthropods
From stunning aerial views to rarely-seen underwater wonders, images represent best in nature photography
Snapshot Cal Coast (6/23–7/2) encourages citizen scientists to connect with nature and explore the coast
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