Experts concluded Saturday that an endangered fin whale that washed ashore in San Francisco died due to injuries sustained from a ship strike. The 46-foot …
President Donald Trump declared a national emergency Friday, which frees up funding and resources to combat the spread and impact of the 2019 novel coronavirus, or …
The animal was the ninth gray whale to wash onto the shores in the Bay Area this year.
San Francisco school kids will get an inside look into the city’s sewer system through an animated educational video created by the city’s public utilities commission and the California Academy of Sciences.
A third dead whale since Friday has washed ashore in the Bay Area, the latest being a fin whale found in Bolinas, Marine Mammal Center …
The Marine Mammal Center confirmed reports Friday afternoon that a second whale carcass was found in the San Francisco Bay Area.
San Francisco’s famous fog was hardly enough to deter residents from stepping outside for a glimpse of a rare solar eclipse.
A necropsy planned for a dead whale that washed up near the Oakland waterfront more than a week ago has been delayed.
A dozen scientists conducting a necropsy today on a blue whale carcass that washed ashore Wednesday off the coast of Daly City found multiple skull fractures.
Visitors wishing to see the Farallon National Wildlife Refuge can now skip the 30-mile boat ride to the islands and instead watch from their home.
A 32-foot female humpback whale washed up at a beach near Pescadero in San Mateo County might have been struck by a vessel.
A spunky, 33-year-old African penguin with his own Wikipedia page and book has died.
The carcass of a bottlenose dolphin was removed from Ocean Beach Monday.
A dead humpback whale that washed ashore at a Pacifica beach Monday possibly died from being struck by a ship.
Another dead whale has washed ashore in Pacifica, not far from where a dead sperm whale was found about three weeks ago. The humpback whale is …
Marine biologists will perform a necropsy today on a sperm whale found washed up on a Pacifica beach Tuesday, a Marine Mammal Center spokeswoman said. …
A small whale has washed onto a beach near Abbotts Lagoon in the Point Reyes National Seashore.
A new exhibit at the California Academy of Sciences lets visitors experience the chilling tremors of the 1906 earthquake.
Hardly a threat to humans, this new species of shark discovered by the California Academy of Sciences may be at risk from people.
If you’re looking for some free family fun at San Francisco’s California Academy of Sciences, you’ve got fewer options this year.