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Aja Carter in front of statue at Academy of Natural Sciences

Meet Aja Carter: Star of Scientist Saturday

Aja Carter grew up with the Academy and is now a paleontologist

Dolan Fund for Innovative Water Research

Generous donation launches private funding drive.

Salamander With a Story

Will it be PA’s Official Amphibian?

Ken Lacovara talks with Maiken Scott

Why Dinosaurs Matter: A Conversation with Kenneth Lacovara

Missed the talk? We’ve got you covered.

Medal and Honor

For Senior Fellow Robert Peck

Members Night at the Academy of Natural Sciences

Nov. 27 Only: Cyber Monday Discount

Big discounts give your family year-round access to dinosaurs.

15 Awesome Gifts for Everyone on Your List

Shopping for holiday presents can be stressful, but lucky for you the gift shop at the Academy of Natural Sciences has gifts for everyone on your list!

Superior Snakes

Behind the scenes with our most impressive snakes!

New Academy President

Scott Cooper is a museum professional, preservation scholar.