Lazarus project attempted to resurrect a species of frog that gave birth out of its mouth
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Thursday 12 September 2013
A leaping frog might be a sight more suited to pastoral ponds than rocket launches but from spawn to space, this ambitious amphibian ambushed a Nasa mission earlier this week.
Monday 02 September 2013
It sounds like a riddle devised by Rudyard Kipling: how can the tiny Gardiner’s frog of the Seychelles hear sounds without the benefit of a middle ear?
Monday 07 January 2013
Construction on a major new £90m shopping centre in York has been delayed due to a rapidly increasing population of breeding newts.
Sunday 06 January 2013
Hundreds of species face extinction unless scientists' amphibian arks can save them
Friday 02 November 2012
A colony of reptiles from Europe has set up home in a corner of north London. They're not the only exotic species to have moved in
Monday 30 July 2012
Rare frogs airlifted from a Caribbean island to save them from a rapidly spreading fatal disease have bred for the first time at London Zoo.
Monday 16 July 2012
This year's bad weather has proved “almost apocalyptic” for much of the UK's wildlife, the National Trust warned today.
Friday 18 May 2012
A couple had a surprise when they found a tree frog nestling in some asparagus tips they bought in a supermarket.
Thursday 17 November 2011
Many of the world's amphibians are likely to go extinct faster than expected because of a combination of environmental threats working in unison, a study has found.
Thursday 17 November 2011
Many of the world's amphibians, which include frogs, toads, newts and salamanders, could die out faster than expected this century, a study has found.
Friday 15 July 2011
Scientists scouring the mountains of Borneo have found a toad species last seen in 1924 by European explorers and thought to be extinct.
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