DNA examinations indicate twice the number of frog species in Amazon as thought.
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Frogs dealing with a deadly fungus face a new challenge from climate change as it threatens what were thought to be protected habitats.
Rather than a sticky goo, these tree frogs play with angles to stick and unstick themselves from leaves.
Scientists are aiming to save the thousands of amphibian species dying off from a mysterious fungus.
The Asian snake Rhabdophis tigrinus is one tough customer. Not only can it swallow toxic toads and live to tell. It also uses the toadÃs poison for its own defense.
Beaver dams could be the answer to stopping the decline of amphibian populations in Canadaâ€™s conifer forests.
If a zebrafish loses a chunk of its tail fin, not to worry, itâ€™ll grow the fin back within a week. Now scientists think they know how.
Among the discoveries: new species of frog, mammals that cry like babies, and 11 species found only in the Rubeho region.