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Environment & Animal Life

New species of the world’s largest amphibian discovered

A group of Canadian, British and Chinese scientists have discovered new species of Chinese giant salamanders, the world’s largest amphibians. For a long time, biologists believed that all Chinese giant salamanders were part of the same species, Andrias davidianus. Until »

Environment & Animal Life

Pitcher plants that devour baby salamanders discovered in Canada

It looks like something out of the pages of a horror thriller. And a Canadian researcher says his hair still stands on end when he thinks about the moment he first spotted a pitcher plant that had devoured a juvenile »