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This rainbow-scaled lizard lived anonymously in the Andes—until now
The Feiruz wood lizard is one of more than a dozen recently found Peruvian creatures.
A guide to all the places with no snakes
This brief hissstory is for the ophidiophobes.
High temperatures can cause embryonic bearded dragons to change sex
Harsh conditions may have led to this surprising evolutionary trait.
How to avoid an alligator encounter—and what to do if you can’t
Gators like to be left alone, but they're also hard to see.
Megapixels: CRISPR turned these lizards into ghosts
Albino lizards? For spring? Groundbreaking
This ancient stegosaurus-platypus mashup has everything
Bony plates? Check. Cartilaginous duck bill? You bet.
Can we really ever know if animals are happy?
Tail wags, rat giggles, and horse snorts.
These snakes slurp snails, and that’s great for farmers
Not all snakes are scary.
These ancient, swimming reptiles may have been the biggest animals of all time
England's ichthyosaurs have changed the course of paleontology again.