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The sperm-storing shark birth that blew fish-scientists' minds—including our own Moises Bernal and Luiz Rocha. It's a mystery with a disco soundtrack, from Science Today.
How do animals and plants get their scientific names? Find out as Academy scientists add 221 new species to the tree of life.
This deep-sea octopus set a record for brooding her eggs for over four years!
The California Academy of Sciences is partnering with iNaturalist to enlist an army of citizen scientists working toward conservation efforts.
Academy researchers described over 90 new species in 2013. Find out why this work is so important.