Burrowing


Turtles Use Their Shells as a Burrowing Tool Not for Protection

Turtles Use Their Shells as a Burrowing Tool Not for Protection

A curator of a museum has discovered the odd fact that the outer shell of a turtle is actually a burrowing tool. It was never m...

Jul 18 2016, 6:42am CDT

Four-Legged Snake Fossil Hints Burrowing Ancestors

Four-Legged Snake Fossil Hints Burrowing Ancestors

A recently excavated fossil of a serpentine creature shows evidence of four legs. This lends credence to the view that snakes d...

Jul 24 2015, 6:02am CDT