Tiny Chameleon Species Just Discovered in Madagascar is a ‘Spectacular Case of Extreme Miniaturization’

A chameleon has been declared by science as currently the world’s smallest reptile. The male brookesia nana or “nano-chameleon” measures less than an inch long, while the females stretch just past an inch. Chameleons are famous for their extending, sniper-rifle tongues, their ability to change color, and their funny little karate-chop oven-mitt-like hands that allow […]

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One Simple Change Cut Accidental Albatross and Seabird Deaths by 98%: ‘Absolutely amazing’

An international task force of conservationists have proved that a remarkably simple method of deterring seabirds can save tens of thousands from accidental death. A recent study published about the Namibian fishery industry determined there was a 98% reduction in albatross and other seabird deaths after laws were passed requiring that fishermen attach colored streamers […]

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