Discover what it means to live in today’s connected world with Habitat Earth, a new planetarium show at the California Academy of Sciences. Narrated by Frances McDormand, Habitat Earth uses cutting-edge science visualization to take you on an immersive, non-stop journey through Earth’s intricate living systems. Dive with sea otters, explore the life forms hidden within soil, and migrate through the oceans with whales—all from within the world’s largest all digital planetarium dome. Opens January 16, 2015. Get tickets www.calacademy.org
- - - The California Academy of Sciences is the only place in the world with an aquarium, planetarium, natural history museum, and 4-story rainforest all under one roof.
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.
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.