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Academy biologists will employ their larval rearing expertise to raise the young sea stars to adulthood.
For his trailblazing work in deep coral reefs, Rocha joins 50 other explorers in this Rolex-backed honor.
Four new African penguin chicks to take part in their first Penguin Valentines event on February 14.
Creators will receive $20,000 for a one-year program centering environmental justice, climate, and nature.
Scientific papers show evidence of an expanding variety of plant foods, written into the enamel of fossil teeth.
Appointment coincides with the island’s new status as a United Nations World Biosphere Reserve.
Learn about NightLife, the Academy's weekly Thursday night party.
The rare Larger Pacific Striped Octopus is notable for its unusual mating habits and dramatic coloration.
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