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“reptiles”

Mar 18, 2014 08:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
As if an 18-foot snake that can eat humans isn't worrisome enough, a new study has found that Burmese pythons possess incredible, natural GPS ability. Continue reading →
Mar 18, 2014 09:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Like dried fruit coming back to life in a bowl of cereal, a sea snake rehydrates after months of considerable dehydration.
Mar 17, 2014 09:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Gator fat turns out to be great for making biodiesel. Continue reading →
Feb 12, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A fossil freezes in time the moment when a reptile that lived before dinosaurs gave birth. Continue reading →
Feb 11, 2014 12:04 PM ET // Tim Wall
Four species of crocodile have been observed climbing trees and lounging on the branches. Continue reading →
Feb 11, 2014 11:50 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Human influence appears to have caused some snakes in the wild to grow to very large sizes.