The largest snake ever recorded lived some 60 million years ago in South America.
Find out everything there is to know about snakes and stay updated on the latest snake news with the comprehensive articles, interactive features and snake pictures at LiveScience.com. Learn more about these fascinating creatures as scientists continue to make amazing discoveries about snakes.
Sea snakes actually become dehydrated in the seawater they swim in. They need a source of freshwater to survive.
A newly identified deadly snake in India is one of a handful now challenging the long-held concept that there are only four dangerous snakes in the country, sometimes known as the land of snakes.
If binge eating were diagnosed in the reptile world, Burmese pythons would be said to have major eating disorders. But why do they eat the bones?