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24

Jul

This man wrestles alligators for a livingBack for a new season, Animal Planet’s ‘Gator Boys’ captures and relocates ‘nuisance’ gators. One of the show’s stars, Paul Bedard, takes us behind the scenes.

This man wrestles alligators for a living
Back for a new season, Animal Planet’s ‘Gator Boys’ captures and relocates ‘nuisance’ gators. One of the show’s stars, Paul Bedard, takes us behind the scenes.

09

Nov

Crocodiles jaws more sensitive than human fingertipsResearchers found that crocs and gators can snap their jaws shut around prey within 50 milliseconds, a reaction time likely enabled by super-sensitive skin.

Crocodiles jaws more sensitive than human fingertips
Researchers found that crocs and gators can snap their jaws shut around prey within 50 milliseconds, a reaction time likely enabled by super-sensitive skin.