Fifth European Freshwater Turtle Breeders’ Convention organized by CHELONIA 2002 Freshwater Turtle Breeding Center and SO.HE.VA. (Sociedad Herpetologica Valenciana) Valencia, Spain, March 25-27, 2011. Leer más.
Most people try not to associate themselves with bad breath, let alone the smells of purifying flesh. But that doesn’t deny the fact that your body naturally contains the same chemical underlying both of these smells—and in the future, people may even pay good money for that chemical, as new research shows that it helps (amphibian) victims of epileptic seizures. Leer más.
Some animals make humans look like wimps. There’s the mummichog, a fish that can thrive in polluted water that kills almost anything else. The desert long-eared bat is remarkably blasé about being stung in the face by scorpions, and the fly Cacoxenus indagator can headbutt its way through rock. Leer más.