The Building Blocks of The Universe - Quarks & Supersymmetry Explained by Brian Greene

The Building Blocks of The Universe – Quarks & Supersymmetry Explained by Brian Greene

One of the most famous theoretical physicist, mathematician, and string theorist Brian Greene explains in great detail the building blocks of the Universe. Quarks came into existence since the very first instants of the universe – less than 1 terasecond…

IBSS Seminar Series: "Goldilocks Models in Ecology and Evolution" | California Academy of Sciences

IBSS Seminar Series: “Goldilocks Models in Ecology and Evolution” | California Academy of Sciences

Dr. Tanjona Ramiadantsoa Scientific Director and Graduate Program Coordinator, Madagascar Biodiversity Center With the era of big data and advanced computing, complex models are often desired. In this talk, Dr. Ramiadantsoa will discuss the trade-off between generality and complexity using…

Animals I Want to Hug But Shouldn't

Animals I Want to Hug But Shouldn’t

I just feel like we could be friends… #shorts – – – 🙌 Now More Than Ever, We Need Your Support The Academy has a new mission: to regenerate the natural world through science, learning and collaboration. Please consider a…

NightSchool: Animal Navigation

NightSchool: Animal Navigation

How do animals navigate the world around them? From chemical cues to echolocation (or lack thereof), join us for a night featuring some of the science behind communication and wayfinding in nature. NightSchool is live on the first & third…

Live on August 3: Tour of the Universe from Morrison Planetarium!

Live on August 3: Tour of the Universe from Morrison Planetarium!

LIVE: Join a Morrison Planetarium presenter to go faster than the speed of light as we explore the farthest reaches of the known Universe! Tune in to a tour of the “Digital Universe,” using NASA’s OpenSpace software to an experience…

Live Reef Lagoon Cam (Lagoon View) | California Academy of Sciences

Live Reef Lagoon Cam (Lagoon View) | California Academy of Sciences

Watch as cownose and honeycomb rays circle our mangrove lagoon exhibit in search of their next meal—and it’s not far away. Stop by Tuesday and Thursday at 1:30 pm PT to see the next feeding. New! Stream the Reef Lagoon…

Live Penguin Cam (Colony View) | California Academy of Sciences

Live Penguin Cam (Colony View) | California Academy of Sciences

Watch our penguins swim, flirt, and nest on three live webcams—now in HD! Native to the coasts of South Africa and Namibia, these flightless birds have an important conservation story to tell. Tune in for daily feedings at 10:30 am…

Seeing The Unseeable - Brian Cox on Black Hole Physics

Seeing The Unseeable – Brian Cox on Black Hole Physics

Professor of particle physics Brian Cox explains the science behind the mysterious cosmic objects known as black holes. Brian Cox gives a detailed description of black holes based on the latest observations and theoretical understanding of these objects. The James…

Live Penguin Cam (Underwater View) | California Academy of Sciences

Live Penguin Cam (Underwater View) | California Academy of Sciences

Watch our penguins swim, flirt, and nest on three live webcams—now in HD! Native to the coasts of South Africa and Namibia, these flightless birds have an important conservation story to tell. Tune in for daily feedings at 10:30 am…

SSI 2022 Final Presentations: Session 2

SSI 2022 Final Presentations: Session 2

Hear from students of the Summer Systematics Institute, our museum-based internship with support from NSF’s Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program. 1:40 PM — David Canseco Vielma, San Bernardino Valley College // Population Structure of Lathys maculina Gertsch in the…