Let’s peer into a magic crystal ball at what the future may hold for Arizona. (Aside from punishing drought and venomous lizards.) We’re going to make a prediction here: Arizona’s about to get a major victory for marriage equality. It’s going to be strongly-written, unequivocal, and will build upon recent victories in neighboring states. How do […]
In the video below, Dr. Ed Stanley explains why using these technologies is so important for scientists studying these lizards. Also, he holds up a 3D printed skull of one named Smaug giganteus. Yes, it's named after exactly what you think it is. Read more...
- features added content and bug fixes - story features a bizarre world where people live inside lizard carcasses - you have to kill yourself at certain points to progress - Unity remake has been in the works since January - redesigned...Show More Summary
Police officers responding to reports Monday of an alligator on the loose in Huntington Park were probably relieved when they found themselves wrangling a 3-foot-long Tegu lizard instead.
Why are human faces so variable compared to other animals, from lizards and penguins to dogs and monkeys? Scientists analyzed human faces and the genes that code for facial features and found a high variability that could only be explained...Show More Summary
For years, scientists have said global warming is essentially a doomsday scenario for lizards. Rising temperatures in some of their habitats is already wearing them down, limiting their search for food and slowing their mating, earlier studies have shown. Read full article >>
The Melbourne psych-rock band King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard recently released “Cellophane” from their upcoming album I’m In Your Mind Fuzz, and now they’ve released a 3D music video for the song, directed by Jason Galea. This isn’t the RealD Avatar nonsense you get in the movie theaters these days either; it’s good old-fashioned [...]
The Indonesian island of Komodo is home to a carnivorous giant lizard that dominates the local ecosystem, and a group of visitors were recently lucky enough to capture it on film. The Komodo dragon can grow up to 10 feet in length and although they have a poisonous bite with enough venom to kill a person within hours, attacks on humans are rare. Show More Summary
Dave Roberts revisits an old Atlantic essay on the subject: Gratitude and joy are emotions we can muster when we don’t feel threatened, when our lizard brain calms and our prefrontal cortex takes over. But it’s very difficult when our egos feel under siege. Relationships are more meaningful the more we open and extend ourselves […]
This image of a two-tailed lizard (from here, I can’t find the name of the person who took the picture) never fails to amuse me. But let us get to the question at hand... Richard Rasiej writes: I’m currently teaching a summer session course in Elementary Statistics. Show More Summary
Life, Water, Living… (Cobraside) is the new album from Qui and for their latest video, they bring in former vocalist David Yow, who you may also know for his time with The Jesus Lizard. The clip involves dogs and dressing up in underwear. Away from bedtime apparel, the group are going on tour in a […]
Good morning and happy Tuesday to you all! Today is another glorious day to be alive, and another day for an unexpected adventure to happen. How do you all feel about alligators? Do you not think that those giant lizards are not descended...Show More Summary
The slow worm is considered a limbless lizard.
The Russian space sex geckos have frozen to death and John Oliver is not okay with it.A few weeks ago John Oliver found out that Russia had lost contact with their space pod containing a five gecko lizards in order to observe their mating habits in zero gravity. Show More Summary
The British singer-songwriter has alleged her drug dealer boyfriend injected The Lizard King with a fatal shot of heroin.
by Bill Pearis Australian psych-os King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard will release thier new album, I'm In Your Mind Fuzz, on November 11 via John Dwyer's Castle Face Records. Why yes, that is the cover art above. This one...
Archerfish? More like sniperfish. Toxotes jaculatrix is quite the aquatic sharpshooter. The fish, native to southern and southeast Asia, use precise jets of water to knock prey like spiders, insects and small lizards into their reach. According to a new study in Current Biology, that spit propulsion is the result of some impeccable bodily control. Read full article >>
A month ago, I wrote a column chronicling the serious matter of the Russian satellite Foton-M4, which was carrying five geckos so that scientists could spy on the lizards having sex or, as the scientists claimed, conduct a "study ofShow More Summary
If you’re a tasty-looking insect, spider or even a lizard, being in “spitting distance” of an archerfish makes you a dangerously perfect target. At first, these water-shooting fish may not look as remarkable as flying fish (or walking fish), but they harbor a fearsome skill...
Super Troopers didn’t invent the term "cult classic," but it certainly has earned it over the years. Back in 2001, the Broken Lizard troupe comedy about Vermont State Troopers on the verge of losing their jobs took several film festivals by storm (including Sundance and South By Southwest). Show More Summary