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January 13, 2015 - Issue 762


South American Horned Frogs: These Predators Can Grab Prey Up to Half Their Body Size

South American Horned Frog

January 13, 2015

They sit and wait half-hidden until what they want wanders by, and then wham! They grab it with their ballistic tongues in just milliseconds and at a force greater than their own weight. A popular pet in the EU, a single meal can fuel them for an entire year.

Elephant and Dog: Forever Friends

Elephant and Dog: Forever Friends

January 13, 2015

An elephant living at a sanctuary loses her best friend.