If you ever wander around wanting to know the names of plants and animals around you, Seek, a newly rebuilt app from the iNaturalist team at the California Academy of Sciences, now offers instant identifications through the camera view on … Read more
The San Francisco Bay Area has an extensive array of programming to support little people with big curiosities.
Children’s author Annie Barrows talks with Bay Nature about her second grade heroines tackling climate change for the science fair.
Can California teach an understanding of the natural world to every K-12 schoolkid in the state?
A new Academy exhibit showcases iconic giants of the region while celebrating the details that make California unique.
What began as an impromptu piano-playing performance on the coast of Half Moon Bay has blossomed into an annual, interactive celebration of music in nature.
Bill’s Backyard: Bridge to Nature is designed to be a hybrid between a playground and a nature park.
The surprising, spiraling story of why sea snails live where they live.
Outdoors-lovers have long known that nature makes us feel good. Now scientists peering into the brain are starting to explain why.
How to go tidepooling and find things.
With the holidays underway and the kids out of school, now’s a good time to curl up with some reads. Why not make them about California?