Founded in 1853 as the first scientific institution in the West, the California Academy of Sciences' mission is to explore and explain the natural world.
With eight scientific research departments, the Academy's natural history collections are utilized by scientists from around the world.
Founded in 1853 to survey and study the vast resources of California and beyond, the California Academy of Sciences is the oldest scientific institution in the West.
By kjfitz @ 2005-06-26 13:35:12
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