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April 23, 2019

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Mar. 13, 2019 — Climate change could contribute to the demographic collapse of the painted turtle, a species that has temperature-dependent sex determination. A scientist is sounding the alarm about the painted ... read more

Mar. 12, 2019 — The starry dwarf frog is an expert hider. Plunging into leaf litter at the slightest disturbance, it has successfully evaded attention for millions of years -- until now. The thumbnail-sized species, ... read more

UK Wild Newt Species Free from Flesh-Eating Fungus for Now...

Mar. 12, 2019 — The UK's wild newt populations seem to be free from a flesh-eating lethal fungus known to be prevalent in privately-owned amphibians across Western Europe, a nationwide investigation has ... read more

Mar. 11, 2019 — During surveys in the Upper Guinea forest zone of Liberia and Guinea, scientists discovered snakes later identified as a new to science species. It belongs to the stiletto snakes, spectacular for ... read more

Mar. 1, 2019 — Scientists in Panama explored the compounds produced by frog skin bacteria as potential novel antifungal sources for the benefit of humans and ... read more

Feb. 28, 2019 — A team of biologists has documented 15 rare and disturbing predator-prey interactions in the Amazon rainforest including images of a dinner plate-size tarantula dragging a young opossum across the ... read more

Feb. 27, 2019 — Paleontologists have identified fossil fragments of what are thought to be the oldest known frogs in North ... read more

Elevation Matters When It Comes to Climate Change, Deforestation and Species Survival

Feb. 25, 2019 — A study examining the impact of deforestation on lizard communities in the Dominican Republic demonstrates differing outcomes at different elevations. In the lowlands, deforestation reduces the ... read more

Skulls of 2 Species of Ancient Reptile Reconstructed

Feb. 25, 2019 — Using two partially fragmented fossil skulls, a student has digitally reconstructed, in three-dimensions, the skulls of two species of ancient reptile that lived in the Late Triassic, one of which ... read more

Feb. 21, 2019 — Researchers swabbed more than 2300 animals representing 205 amphibian species to better understand the ecology of their skin bacteria. They asked which environmental factors influence the makeup of ... read more

Feb. 20, 2019 — An international team of scientists has shown that fossilized eggshells unearthed in western Romania represent the earliest known nest site shared by multiple ... read more

Feb. 15, 2019 — Despite widespread infection, some frog populations are surviving a deadly disease that is the equivalent of humankind's Ebola virus. The reason -- genetic ... read more

'Seeing' Tails Help Sea Snakes Avoid Predators

Feb. 15, 2019 — New research has revealed the fascinating adaptation of some Australian sea snakes that helps protect their vulnerable paddle-shaped tails from ... read more

Feb. 13, 2019 — A new species in the family of Softshell Turtles is described from Northern Vietnam and China by a Hungarian-Vietnamese-German team of researchers. The newly discovered reptile has a distinctly ... read more

Feb. 12, 2019 — A new species of puddle frog (order: Anura, family: Phynobatrachidae, genus: Phrynobatrachus), has just been discovered at the unexplored and isolated Bibita Mountain in southwestern Ethiopia. The ... read more

Feb. 8, 2019 — New research shows that pelagic sea snakes quench their thirst by drinking freshwater that collects on the surface of the ocean after heavy ... read more

Research Explains How Snakes Lost Their Limbs

Feb. 6, 2019 — The study is part of an effort to understand how changes in the genome lead to changes in ... read more

Rattlesnake Venom: Mild, Medium and Wicked Hot

Feb. 5, 2019 — In a surprising evolutionary twist, a new study suggests that while one rattlesnake may routinely feast on lizard meat, its seemingly identical neighbor snake might strike and strike and never kill ... read more

Factors in 'Alarming Rate' of Cold-Stranded Sea Turtles in Cape Cod Bay

Jan. 31, 2019 — A recent study looked into what variables are most important in predicting the number of cold-stunning and stranding events among juvenile Kemp's ridley sea turtles in Cape Cod ... read more

How to Send a Finch Extinct

Jan. 29, 2019 — An endangered Queensland bird is at risk of extinction because environmental legislation is failing to protect its habitat, according to a University of Queensland-led study. Researchers reviewed ... read more

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