Take a walk through a living rainforest where butterflies and birds fly overhead, watch schools of fish float by in a Philippine coral reef, and travel the Milky Way in a state-of-the-art Planetarium. You'll be surprised by all that there is to see and do at the California Academy of Sciences
The California Academy of Sciences is the only place on the planet with an aquarium, a planetarium, a natural history museum, and a 4-story rainforest all under one roof. It’s a stunning architectural achievement with hundreds of unique exhibits and nearly 40,000 live animals.
Every skull tells a story, revealing how vertebrate animals live, die, and ultimately, evolve. Explore these videos to learn some of the secrets they tell us.
Don't miss "Skulls," a revealing new exhibit at the California Academy of Sciences—now through November 30, 2014. Learn more: http://www.calacademy.org/skulls-exhibit/
Take an expedition with us to investigate the amazing diversity of life on this planet. Learn what biodiversity is, why it is important, where it is found, how it comes into existence, how you study it, why it is threatened, and how it can be protected.
For more biodiversity tutorial materials, visit http://bit.ly/cas-khan.
The Academy's team of science journalists brings you breaking news about the latest discoveries, the hottest research topics, and more. Newly produced HD podcasts are available on a weekly basis. Learn more about the stories behind the news, link to supplementary resources, and engage in an ongoing dialog with other Academy community members. Produced by Viz Studio.