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July

    • preserved-hawk

      July 31, 2013

      Academy ornithologist Nate Rice preserves for research the red-tailed hawk that smashed into a nearby window.

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    • bug-fest

      July 29, 2013

      Insects have many ways of evading those who would eat them. Masters of deception is the theme of Bug Fest.

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    • why-no-cicadas

      July 26, 2013

      Entomologist Jon Gelhaus says scientists aren't sure why the Philadelphia region did not see more of the 17-year cicada.

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    • river-survey

      July 23, 2013

      Academy scientists collect Manatawny River samples for a study on water quality.

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    • museum-partners

      July 10, 2013

      Trend story: Museums view universities as a rock-solid bet on which to stake their futures.


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    • beauty-of-snakes

      July 9, 2013

      Prominent art blog reviews the Academy’s Serpentine exhibit.

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    • mosquito-weather

      July 9, 2013

      Entomologist Dr. Jon Gelhaus discusses the mosquitoes taking bits out of us this summer.

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    • best-science-museums

      July 8, 2013

      An image gallery of Mensa's top 10 science museums, including the Academy at #2.

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    • geek-awards

      July 8, 2013

      The Academy and Geekadelphia announce nominations for the third annual Philadelphia Geek Awards.

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    • academy ranked

      July 2, 2013

      Whether you're smart or just think you are, you should probably spend more time at the Academy.

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    • mensa-rank

      July 1, 2013

      Mensa ranks the Academy second among U.S. science museums.

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