Wednesday, October 21, 2020
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New staple-size frog is one of the tiniest ever discovered

How many ways can you say "tiny?" How about miniature, miniscule, and minimum, for starters?These adjectives not only describe three new species of frog...

Meet the new dinosaur known as the

This story appears in the March 2019 issue ofNational Geographic magazine.In the 1984 film Ghostbusters, a ragtag crew of parapsychologists does battle with Zuul,...

New species of giant salamander discovered in Florida

There have been whispers for decades that a creature with the spots of a leopard and the body of an eel lurked in the...

This Colorful New Seahorse Is the Size of a Grain of...

Meet the Japan pig, a newfound species of pygmy seahorse discovered in Japan.Only the size of a grain of rice, these colorful creatures inhabit...

New Bird of Paradise Species Has Smooth Dance Moves

It's hard to find a more superb bird than the superb bird of paradise.Males have an elaborate courtship ritual, during which they spread out...

Rare Baby Bird Fossil Found in Dino-Era Rock

Look at the length of your pinky finger. There was once a teeth-bearing, claw-wearing bird on this planet that was just that small.About a...

New Species of Shark Discovered in Deep Sea

Sharks are a mysterious, understudied group of animals. Sometimes, our fear of them prevents us from getting too close. Other times, the ocean dwellers...