frogs
Science
This Frog’s Slime Fights the Flu
A peptide secreted by the frog’s skin kills the H1 variety of the flu virus.... READ ON
Animals
 Scientists Have Discovered Four New (Very Tiny) Night Frogs
Seven new frog species were discovered in all.... READ ON
Animals
"Reversible" Spit Helps Frogs Nab Their Prey
The saliva’s variable viscosity keeps the frog’s meal secured to its bungee cord–like tongue.... READ ON
Animals
This Teeny Frog Makes Its Own Insect Repellent
The Amazonian amphibian produces a chemical camouflage that renders it invisible to its aggressive ant neighbors.... READ ON
Animals
Good News: One Endangered Frog Species Is Bouncing Back
Numbers of Sierra Nevada yellow-legged frogs are on the rise again in Yosemite National Park.... READ ON
Videos
Can a New 'Vaccine' Stem the Frog Apocalypse?
Scientists are saving endangered frogs in California.... READ ON
Animals
More Testosterone Means More Foot Wiggling for These Frogs
Bornean rock frogs use visual “foot flags” to ward off rivals in their noisy environment.... READ ON
Animals
These Frogs Have Developed a Resistance to Killer Fungus
Some populations of lowland leopard frogs in Arizona have gene variants that protect them from a deadly fungal disease.... READ ON
Animals
Hawaii's Big Island Is Overrun With Loud Frogs From Puerto Rico
Hawaii’s Big Island is overrun with a very tiny—and very loud—frog.... READ ON
Animals
This Frog Escapes Danger by Running Toward It
Sometimes the best, or even only, solution to a problem is a counterintuitive one.... READ ON
Architecture
Architect Creates a Living, Breathing Wall Full of Frogs
The ecosystem encased in a glass wall gives off air, light, and weirdness.... READ ON
Animals
7 Animals With Grand Mythological Names
Like proud parents, scientists often give their discoveries the biggest, most impressive names they can think of.... READ ON
Big Question
What the Difference Between Venom and Poison?
It’s all about how it enters the body.... READ ON
Science
Venomous Frogs Have Poison Spikes on Their Faces
They’re the first frogs discovered to be venomous, not poisonous.... READ ON
Pretty Pictures
12 Facts and Photos of Bright, Beautiful Amphibians
Animals
Frogs Eat with Their Eyes—Literally

Engineers have developed light bulbs that gather information about the surface the light hits, allowing anything to be used as a screen.

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