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Academy paleontologist Ted Daeschler traveled to Antarctica to find Middle Devonian fossils for the Academy of Natural Sciences.

Antarctica in Pictures

Academy paleontologist travels to Earth’s end to find fossils

Water: Will There Be Enough?

Expert Weighs in at Academy Town Square

Marie Kurz is involved in environmental research at the Academy of Natural Sciences.

Marie Kurz: Ecogeochemist

Why she found herself in a field she tried to avoid.

Extraordinary Clam Found Alive

On finding the smelly giant shipworm.

Ted Daeschler Speaks at the March for Science – Full Text and Video

Academy paleontologist Ted Daeschler was a featured speaker at the Philadelphia March for Science on April 22. See his speech and read his full remarks.

Who’s Minding the Diatom Herbarium?

She played in the mud a lot as a kid.

Explore your backyard! Our Backyard Adventures exhibit opens June 9.

Packing for an Expedition

Explore your backyard this spring!

Eyeless Catfish Named

Academy scientist names specimen for daughter.

Donate in honor of George Gephart at ansp.org/give

Spotlight: George and Pooh Gephart

A legacy of leadership