Academy Of Science in San Francisco www.ellenmarygardening.co.uk I went here for my birthday and fell in LOVE with the living roof I will have one!

California Academy of Sciences / Renzo Piano Building Workshop

the California Academy of Sciences is one of my favorite pieces of architecture. the living roof enables the entire building to be sustainable, with solar panels and skylights providing electricity.

California Academy of Sciences | San Francisco, California | Renzo Piano | photo © Tim Griffith

California Academy of Sciences / Renzo Piano Building Workshop

We need more science and environmental education. California Academy of Sciences - Renzo Piano’s 2008 structure – with an electric-eel forest and rooftop wildflower meadow – houses the Academy, known for its pioneering research and rare wildlife since

"Using swans to chase away geese is an effective practice, experts said, because swans are larger and territorial and will live in non-native landscapes. They're also not afraid to compete with other animals for resources.  Swans, like many creatures, will defend their territory vigorously, especially when their young are involved, said Steve Sullivan, senior curator of urban ecology for the Chicago Academy of Sciences and its Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum."

Man caring for swans drowns after one attacks him near Chicago

California Academy of Sciences / Renzo Piano

California Academy of Sciences / Renzo Piano Building Workshop

California Academy of Sciences:                       55 Music Concourse Dr
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 379-8000

A Trip to the California Academy of Sciences (Slideshow)

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The New Green California Academy of Sciences Unveiled!

The New Green California Academy of Sciences Unveiled! - Gallery Page 18 – Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Gree.

California Academy of Sciences - Golden Gate Park: Adult, Child, or Youth General Admission at California Academy of Sciences

GROUPON - California Academy of Sciences - Golden Gate Park: Adult, Child, or Youth or Senior General Admission at California Academy of Sciences

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