April Fool’s Day pranks can be amusing, but in the wild, the ability to trick predators or prey can be a matter of life and death. Reptiles are particularly adept tricksters, capable of a variety of deceptions. Many lizards, including… read more →
According to legend, the reason there are no snakes in Ireland is because St. Patrick drove them all off the island and into the sea during the fifth century. In actuality, the absence of snakes on the emerald isle has… read more →
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