Displaying all news results for 'Snail'
Category: Natural World | Posted on 2-8-2014 | 25 comments
A huge population of chimpanzees appears to be thriving in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 12-28-2013 | 4 comments
Scientists have identified several new species hundreds of miles off the coast of Scotland.
Category: Bizarre | Posted on 9-20-2013 | 18 comments
A man in China with a fondness for snails ended up being hospitalized after his skin turned green.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 5-30-2013 | 16 comments
In the misty highlands of Mount Kaputar in Australia scientists have uncovered a hidden ecosystem.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 4-15-2013 | 45 comments
Large numbers of hungry Giant African Land Snails have descended upon Florida in their thousands.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 9-6-2012 | 7 comments
The miniscule New Zealand mudsnail has been found in Europe, North America and elsewhere.
Category: Science & Technology | Posted on 12-7-2006 | 6 comments
Donít believe in Santa Claus? If youíre skeptical of Santaís abilities to deliver presents to millions of homes and children in just one night, North Carolina S...
Category: Natural World | Posted on 11-25-2006 | 3 comments
About 95 per cent of the Earth's marine species and 70 per cent of its land species were wiped out during a "mass extinction" about 250 million years ago, accor...
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 10-8-2005 | 0 comments
The fossilized last meals of two giant marine reptiles show the ancient animals used their long necks to trawl for clams, snails, and crabs along the seabed, ac...
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 2-6-2005 | 2 comments
Earth and planetary scientists at Washington University in Saint Louis are studying snail fossils to understand the climate of northern Africa 130,000 years ago...