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December

    • bond-james

      December 17, 2015

      A look at the real James Bond, the Academy ornithologist, and the N.J. connection.

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    • watershed-fund

      December 15, 2015

      In announcing the Academy's $5 million initiative to fund new Delaware River research, Roland Wall, director of environmental initiatives, says how climate change will affect the river is the “elephant in the atmosphere.” 

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    • botany-collection

      December 14, 2015

      Academy lends 266 plant specimens to Royal BC Museum in Canada for study connected to 19th-century American botanist Mary Henry.

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    • watershed-research

      December 14, 2015

      The Academy is offering $5 million in grants to researchers and institutions studying water quality in the Delaware River.

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    • bone-wars

      December 11, 2015

      The famous Bone Wars was fueled by two rival scientists with the Academy in the middle.

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    • peale-audubon

      December 11, 2015

      Titian Peale's butterfly boxes and JJ Audubon's illustrations, both in the Academy's collections, serve as both art and science.

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    • cowper-marley

      December 10, 2015

      Entomologist Greg Cowper is interviewed about Christopher Marley’s bug mosaics, after the Academy mounted the Marley exhibit Pinned: Insect Art, Insect Science

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