2011

  • Calendar of Events, April–June 2012

    December 16, 2011

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  • The American Association of Museums awards the Academy re-accreditation

    December 7, 2011

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  • Academy announces new chair of governing board and three new trustees from Drexel University

    December 2, 2011

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  • Bicentennial exhibit highlights an exciting year of new exhibits in 2012

    December 2, 2011

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  • Academy scientist named “Best Scientist” for work in Mongolia

    November 11, 2011

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  • International team, including Academy scientist, shows Amazonian diversity is much older than thought

    November 11, 2011

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  • Daily museum ritual pays homage to rare Audubon book

    October 31, 2011

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  • Winter 2011 exhibit Bizarre Beasts Past and Present proves fact is stranger than fiction

    October 27, 2011

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  • Academy gets Green Award honor from PennFuture

    October 21, 2011

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  • Academy and Drexel University announce completion of affiliation

    October 21, 2011

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  • Academy-Drexel Affiliation Day, Oct. 26 Media Advisory

    October 18, 2011

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  • Academy and Drexel University host free “Affiliation Day” on October 26

    October 3, 2011

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  • Academy-Drexel Affiliation Day, Oct 26 - Calendar Listing

    October 3, 2011

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  • Bugs Outside the Box opens Oct. 22

    September 29, 2011

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  • Calendar of Events, January–March 2012

    September 20, 2011

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  • Academy hosts annual Philadelphia Shell Show and Festival, Oct. 1 and 2

    September 12, 2011

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  • New species of ancient predatory fish discovered

    September 12, 2011

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  • Academy kicks off 200-day countdown to bicentennial celebration, March 21, 2012

    August 31, 2011

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  • Academy teams up with Geekadelphia to host the first Philadelphia Geek Awards

    August 1, 2011

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  • Academy scientist featured in Dual Nature: Science Illustrations of Dan Otte

    July 26, 2011

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  • Beetlemania invades Philadelphia Aug. 13 and 14 at Bug Fest

    July 14, 2011

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  • Bugs Outside the Box , new exhibit of giant scientifically accurate insects, Oct. 22-Jan. 16, 2011

    June 27, 2011

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  • Calendar of Events, October–December, 2011

    June 13, 2011

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  • FMC Corporation funds science career days at Academy for Philadelphia public middle school students

    June 10, 2011

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  • Academy, Clean Air Council and Community Action Forum host forum on Marcellus Shale Gas, June 8

    June 8, 2011

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  • Academy announces free summer admission for active-duty military personnel and families

    May 31, 2011

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  • The Academy of Natural Sciences and Drexel University Announce Historic Partnership

    May 19, 2011

    The Academy of Natural Sciences President and CEO George W. Gephart, Jr., and Drexel University President John A. Fry today announced a historic affiliation between their institutions that will promote discovery, learning, and civic engagement in the natural and environmental sciences and further enhance Philadelphia’s reputation as a leader in scientific research and education.
  • The Academy of Natural Sciences and Drexel University Announce a Historic Affiliation

    May 19, 2011

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  • Environmental miniature golf exhibit Fore! The Planet opens May 21

    May 3, 2011

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  • Rare Pennsylvania lichen named for Philadelphia botanist

    April 27, 2011

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  • Ecology and biodiversity science experts for press contacts

    April 11, 2011

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  • Academy announces new trustees and museum improvements

    April 5, 2011

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  • Academy offers new behind-the-scenes tours for groups

    March 29, 2011

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  • Celebrate Earth Day, April 22, at the Academy

    March 25, 2011

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  • Calendar of Events July-September 2011

    March 22, 2011

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  • Academy, Urban Sustainability Forum, and Next Great City Coalition host Philadelphia City Council candidate forums, March 17 and April 6 and 21

    March 15, 2011

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  • Play environmental miniature golf in Fore! The Planet: A Putt-to-Learn Adventure, May 21-Sept. 24

    February 18, 2011

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  • Dinosaurs headline this year’s Paleopalooza, Feb. 19 and 20

    February 8, 2011

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  • Opening weekend for Bizarre Beasts Past and Present features fun activities

    January 19, 2011

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  • Bizarre Beasts Past and Present, open Jan. 29, features some of strangest animals that have ever lived

    January 10, 2011

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