World's Largest Snake Could Swallow Crocodiles Whole

World’s Largest Snake Could Swallow Crocodiles Whole

Now that’s a snake! A new exhibit at the Smithsonian Natural History Museum showcases the immense size of the largest snake to have ever existed…

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The Giant Earthworm - An Epic Invertebrate

The Giant Earthworm – An Epic Invertebrate

I love looking for giant earthworms on rainy days.  It’s always exciting to see their long squirming bodies underfoot – and the big ones are…

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Do you know which vertebrate is the SMALLEST?  Here's a contender:

Do you know which vertebrate is the SMALLEST? Here’s a contender:

The tiny frog Paedophryne amauensis was found by Christopher Austin (Louisiana State University) during a research expedition in Papua, New Guinea in 2009.  When fully grown,…

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Giant Snails Invade Miami!

Giant Snails Invade Miami!

An invasion of African Giant Snails in southern Florida is causing alarm due to the potential devastation of crops, introduction of disease, and “general yuckiness”?!…

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