December 6, 2016
For four days, the Academy celebrates its most popular family programs!
November 21, 2016
Jacqui Patterson, director of the NAACP Environmental and Climate Justice Program, is guest speaker.
November 1, 2016
Wand making, castle classes and magical myths await.
October 25, 2016
New exhibit opens Feb. 4
October 19, 2016
Earth's eye candy is rare beauty to behold
October 13, 2016
Rare dinosaur eggs, live frogs and a backyard full of secret science await.
October 11, 2016
In the Arctic, a team that included scientists from the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University found fossils of a giant new species of extinct armored fish that they named Bothriolepis rex — the new king of Bothriolepis.
October 6, 2016
Scientists have identified the fossil as a new species of marine reptile.
October 4, 2016
Live Frogs, Nights in the Museum, Paleopalooza and Founders Day are coming this winter
October 3, 2016
Thousands of beautiful shells from around the world for display and sale!
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