frogs

  • Glassfrog has nothing to hide

    A newly discovered species has skin so transparent you can see its heart.

    The new glassfrog species (Hyalinobatrachium yaku) in life. Credit: Jaime Culebras and Ross Maynard From above, this...

    Biology May 30, 2017
  • Stunning video of cell division in a frog egg

    The early stages of cell division in frog zygote.

    Cell division - the process by which one living cell splits into two genetically identical daughter cells - is one of...

    Biology April 6, 2017
  • Four new frog species found in India

    The Indian amphibians are small enough to fit on your thumbnail.

    Four species of diminutive amphibians, described in PeerJ have been discovered in the Western Ghats mountain range in...

    Biology February 22, 2017
  • The frog tongue is a high-speed adhesive

    The versatile frog tongue can grab wet surfaces with ease.

    How does one get stuck studying frog tongues? Our study into the sticky, slimy world of frogs all began with a humoro...

    Biology February 7, 2017
  • A recipe for deadly poison dart frog toxin

    It’s not something you can cook up in the kitchen.

    Poison dart frogs pack a powerful poison punch. And for the first time, chemists have synthesised the toxin along wit...

    Chemistry November 17, 2016
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