California Academy of Science

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    January 22, 2014
  • Blogs

    June 4, 2010

    City Didn't Pick Up Tab For Moving Rare Franciscan Manzanita

    © California Academy of ScienceAin't our money...​Earlier this week, the Chronicle reported that the city paid the princely sum of $175,000 to transport the only known wild specimen of the Franciscan Manzanita out of the Doyle Drive highway project's path and to an undisclosed location. Yesterday ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2010

    Expert Teaches You How to Get Eaten by a Great White Shark

    El Monstruo de Cojimar was captured off the coast of Cuba in 1945 and purportedly clocked in at 21 feet.​Dr. John McCosker, the Senior Scientist and Chair of the Department of Aquatic Biology at the California Academy of Science, presented a talk called "Sharks: Why We Love, Fear, and Need Them" a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2010

    Baylinks: Elevators, Missed Connections, & Scary Animals

    Hanna Quevedo​ Video of yesterday's St. Stupid's Day Parade. [Laughing Squid]Upcoming exhibit of "extreme" mammals coming to the California Academy of Science sounds totally kick-ass. [SFAppeal]"Also a challenge to Muni operators: behaving pleasantly and not killing people." Oh, snap! [Sweet Melis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2010

    Baylinks: Birds, Cats, & Halved Hawks

    Merowr!​Cat fight on Yerba Buena Island! [Pawsome]A California Academy of Science employee slices open a hawk. (Video!) [SpotsUnkown]Giant iPad attacks San Francisco. (Pic) [The Tens]The Twittersphere yawns at SFMOMA's short list of architects for expansion. [Curbed]Yes! A solution in sight for th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2009

    Just Gators Being Gators: Bonnie Noshes on Claude's Claw

    Would it have been tasteless to name this cold-blooded killer Dan White?Claude, the California Academy of Science's albino alligator, will have a bit of trouble flipping anyone the bird for a while. The pale fella has apparently suffered a bite on the "pinky" from his tank-mate Bonnie (Bonnie and Cl ... More >>

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    March 5, 2008
  • Music

    June 13, 2001

    House Of Tudor

    Silke Tudor swoons over Foetus, cowboy space tunes, and Tentacle Sessions

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    May 26, 1999
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