Can crocodiles predict earthquakes?

Things have been a little quiet on the Croc Blog of late, so to shake things up here’s a curious news item from the Philippines. Apparently seconds before the strong magnitude 7.7 earthquake tremor in East Samar recently, Lolong reacted violently while resting in his enclosure. The news agency suggests that Lolong was able to predict the earthquake, although with seconds to spare I doubt he’ll be making that role official. But what’s going on? Can crocodiles really predict earthquakes? Leer más.