11 Apr '11, 1am

@EcoInternet Photo: new vipers discovered in Asia's rainforests: Mongabay new vipers discovered in Asia's rainforestsH...

Biological shocker: snake reproduces asexually (11/03/2010) Researchers have discovered a biological shocker: female boa constrictors are capable of giving birth asexually. But the surprise doesn't end there. The study in Biology Letters found that boa babies produced through this asexual reproduction—also known as parthenogenesis—sport a chromosomal oddity that researchers thought was impossible in reptiles. World's rarest snake making a comeback (11/02/2010) The Antiguan racer (Alsophis antiguae ) shares a similar story with many highly endangered island species. Invasive mongoose killed every racer on the Caribbean island of Antigua, leaving only a small population on nearby Great Bird Island. Confined to 8 hectares, this final population was being killed-off by invasive Eurasian black rats. By the time conservationists took action, only 50 Antiguan racers survived in t...

Full article: http://news.mongabay.com/2011/0330-hance_pitvipers.html

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Scientists discovered a new species of rhino......

news.mongabay.com 11 Apr '11, 4am

Last breeding northern white rhinos will return to Africa (12/17/2009) Only eight individual northern white rhinos survive...

New Buck Toothed Dinosaur Discovered

New Buck Toothed Dinosaur Discovered

environmentalgraffiti.com 15 Apr '11, 8pm

, the dinosaur pictured, was named because of its buck teeth, but more importantly is a new species that bridges an evolut...

New Poll Shows Record Support for Marriage Equa...

care2.com 12 Apr '11, 4pm

A poll released on Monday by the nonpartisan Siena Research Institute at the Siena College in Loudonville, New York, found...