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New Life

Academy scientists continue to discover new species. Here’s a look at the 2014 additions to the catalog of life.

Common Redpoll

Not Your Ordinary Finch

Ornithology Collection Manager Nate Rice helps us track down a nomadic bird that visits our area during the winter.

Tantalizing Terrapins

An Academy educator follows animal tracks on an empty beach and finds an amazing surprise.

All-Star Days

See the best of the best programs

Dinosaur Slippers

Our Holiday Shopping List (Continued)

Are you finished with your holiday shopping? If you are like us, the answer is no!

Photos: Up Close With Barton

A photoblog of new animal ambassador, Barton the porcupine.

Chocolate: The Exhibition

A guest reviews her family’s visit.

Our Holiday Shopping List

Have you started your holiday shopping?

Teen Exchange on Climate Change

Meet the teens in our Mongolia climate change exchange.

The Holiday Gift That Lasts

Make the wonder of the season last all year with an Academy gift membership!