Photo of a diver in the Academy's Philippine Coral Reef exhibit

Live Penguin Cams

Penguin preening

Watch our penguins swim, flirt, and nest on three live webcams. Native to the coasts of South Africa and Namibia, these flightless birds have an important conservation story to tell.

Shark Lagoon Cam

Four rays fly gracefully past the camera

With our new, high-definition webcam, you can spot every detail on the 13 species of sharks, rays, and bony fish living in our Shark Lagoon.

Philippine Coral Reef Cam

View of a diver inside a school of colorful fish

Made up of more than 7,000 islands, the Philippines is home to the world’s richest diversity of tropical marine life. Be mesmerized by the brilliant colors of our tropical fish through this live webcam.

Farallon Islands Cam

Farallon Islands

Get a rare view of the Farallon Islands' craggy peaks and rocky shorelines and scan the islands for marine mammals and birds. Our high-definition webcam is newly restored and now streaming live from a lighthouse atop Southeast Farallon Island.

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Mobile Apps

Stay connected—and get more out of your visit to the Academy—with our mobile apps.

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