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What’s Killing the Ash Trees?

The emerald ash borer is wreaking havoc on our trees.

Dino-mite Date Nite for Adults

Dino-Mite Date Nite

Evening event promises to make you feel like a kid again

Step Back into Dinosaur Time

New Time Machine experience, safer than being there.

Review: Backyard Adventures

Family blogger shares her experience.

a blackened shell

Whelks at the Shore

Search for whelk shells and egg cases at the shore this summer.

northern brown snake

Snakes in Your Backyard?

Learn what to do if you spot a snake in your backyard or neighborhood.

Into the Trees

Filling in the gaps from Mexico.

Find modern traces in your backyard, and then check out Backyard Adventures, the exhibit at the Academy of Natural Sciences.

Modern Traces

Hunt for traces in your backyard, urban neighborhood, or local park.

Academy Unveils New Logo

Heart of discovery symbol reflects mission.