Local researchers, using Academy collections, are tracking the spread of the deadly disease killing amphibians worldwide.
Posts Tagged ‘amphibians’
The genome of the living fossil reveals big secrets…
Did you know there are 7,000 different kinds of amphibians? Learn more with this fun music video! Song by Conor Loughridge and the Wiggly Tendrils.
What is the value of the 100 most threatened species on the planet?
AmphibiaWeb now boasts 7,000 species! Now that’s something to sing about…
In a surprise reversal of predator and prey roles, a beetle eats (and drinks) a frog.
Two new studies shed light on the sheer awesomeness of lizards and newts.
Here are some gooey science stories we didn’t want you to miss this week.
Hundreds of scientists, working with data on over 25,000 species, have updated the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. While much of the report is alarming, conservation does appear to be working.
Academy researcher Jens Vindum explains his work in Myanmar.