Skulls: Scaffolding Under the Skin
A peek behind-the-scenes at the Academy's new Skulls exhibit.
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Academy researchers described over 90 new species in 2013. Find out why this work is so important.
Scientists across the state of California need your help studying insects collected over the past 130 years.
The Academy's Stan Blum works in Biodiversity Informatics--basically documenting what lives where.
How do animals and plants get their scientific names? Find out as Academy scientists add 221 new species to the tree of life.
Academy scientists and their colleagues have described a new animal species: a tiny Entendeka sengi, found in Namibia, and related to elephants.