Frogs


Frogs Thrived After the Extinction of Dinosaurs: Study

Frogs Thrived After the Extinction of Dinosaurs: Study

Study offers new insight into the evolutionary history of frogs...

Jul 7 2017, 5:43pm CDT

Bacteria Harmful to Humans Discovered in Frogs for the First Time

Bacteria Harmful to Humans Discovered in Frogs for the First Time

Scientists discover previously unknown strains of Brucella bacteria in amphibians...

Apr 2 2017, 2:21pm CDT

Frogs Night Vision is Superior Than Humans and all Other Animals

Frogs Night Vision is Superior to Humans and all Other Animals

It looks like frogs can detect colors in conditions of little to no light....

Mar 1 2017, 10:35am CST

Frogs Smaller than Human Thumbnail have been Discovered in India

Frogs Smaller than Human Thumbnail have been Discovered in India

Four out of seven of the new species are miniature frogs which can comfortably sit on a coin or a thumbnail...

Feb 22 2017, 4:26am CST

Frogs Catch Prey Using Reversible Spit on Sticky Tongue

Frogs Catch Prey Using Reversible Spit on Sticky Tongue

Frogs tend to employ their sticky saliva that returns to its originating point to catch insects....

Feb 1 2017, 2:55am CST

Why Some Male Frogs Have Sex on Land

Why Some Male Frogs Have Sex on Land

When it comes to sex, frogs can do it in water, on land and on leaves, but some male frogs have developed the preference for r...

Jul 27 2016, 1:31am CDT

Limb regeneration in frogs

Kyoto University Scientists Regrow Functional Limbs in Frogs

Japanese scientists from Kyoto University have in the journal Regeneration published a paper titled “Functional joint regenerat...

Jan 15 2016, 10:39am CST

Green Male Frogs in the Suburbs are Turning into Females due to Estrogen

Green Male Frogs in the Suburbs are Turning into Females due to Estrogen

The green frogs in suburban areas of the United States are definitely on a gender bender of sorts. The estrogen levels in the s...

Sep 9 2015, 6:12am CDT

Frogs Can Make Irrational Decisions While Picking a Mate

Frogs Can Make Irrational Decisions While Picking a Mate

A new study suggests that frog can prefer a less attractive of two options when a third option is added...

Aug 31 2015, 12:48am CDT

New Tadpole Disease Threatens Frogs Worldwide

New Tadpole Disease Threatens Frogs Worldwide

A highly infectious disease in tadpoles has affected frog populations in six different parts of the world....

Aug 11 2015, 8:10am CDT

Brazilian Frogs are More Venomous than Snakes

Brazilian Frogs are More Venomous than Snakes

Certain species of venomous Brazilian frogs are deadlier than those snakes called pit vipers....

Aug 7 2015, 4:36am CDT

Researchers Discover 7 New Tiny Frogs

Researchers Discover 7 New Tiny Frogs

These frogs are tiny, and this is likely the reason why nobody has seen them before....

Jun 6 2015, 12:45pm CDT