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03Sep 15

King cobra escapes from owner’s home

Orlando residents had a scare in September 2015 when an 8-foot (2.4 m) king cobra escaped from an animal rehabilitation ranch. The owner and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation…

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Snake News


Find articles and multimedia about snakes from The New York Times.

Many reptiles and amphibians sold in pet stores were not bred in captivity as international law requires, conservationists say, but plucked from forests and rivers.
Posted: April 9, 2018, 6:42 pm
New tests of an old hypothesis reveal how snakes pour themselves along the ground in a straight line.
Posted: February 6, 2018, 9:24 pm
Laboratory tests of a 70-year-old hypothesis illuminate the details of a subtle form of snake locomotion.
Posted: February 6, 2018, 8:00 am

Video: Poisonous Sea Anemone Time-Lapse

Source: Don Whitaker/Vimeo Creative Commons

Watch as a sea anemone moves quickly to catch its prey.

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