About 49 million years ago, a long-tailed monitor lizard perceived the world not with two but with four eyes, a new study finds.
Their cuteness and gentleness when handled makes this common desert creature, the horned lizard, one of the most lovable of all species of reptiles.
In a case worthy of Sherlock Holmes, researchers are trying to figure out exactly when and where in the world a long-fingered lizard got trapped in the sticky sap of a tree.
Talk about an earache: When a man in China went to the hospital because of severe ear pain, doctors found a live gecko curled up in his ear canal, according to news reports.
A two-legged creature that looks like a hybrid between a worm and a lizard recently made a rare appearance in Baja California.
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