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12

Sep

Frog caught in NASA rocket launchAn unlucky amphibian learned a hard lesson about rocket science last week.

Frog caught in NASA rocket launch
An unlucky amphibian learned a hard lesson about rocket science last week.

03

Aug

Taking care of Toughie, the last of his kindThe last Rabbs’ fringe-limbed treefrog on Earth lives at Atlanta Botanical Garden. In this shy creature, his caretakers see hope and a huge responsibility.

Taking care of Toughie, the last of his kind
The last Rabbs’ fringe-limbed treefrog on Earth lives at Atlanta Botanical Garden. In this shy creature, his caretakers see hope and a huge responsibility.

05

Jun

'Extinct' frog resurfaces in IsraelNew research has determined that the Hula painted frog is actually a ‘living fossil.’

'Extinct' frog resurfaces in Israel
New research has determined that the Hula painted frog is actually a ‘living fossil.’

07

Mar

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Panamanian Golden Frog (Atelopus zeteki) (by Jonathan H. Lee)

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Panamanian Golden Frog (Atelopus zeteki) (by Jonathan H. Lee)

03

Feb

Frogs are said to croak even longer and louder than usual when bad weather is on the horizon. When you hear their volume increase, you can assume a storm is brewing.
8 animals thought to predict the weather

Frogs are said to croak even longer and louder than usual when bad weather is on the horizon. When you hear their volume increase, you can assume a storm is brewing.

8 animals thought to predict the weather

15

Mar

New frog species discovered in New York CityThe mottled green creature was for years mistaken as belonging to a widespread variety of the leopard frog, but now scientists realize this is new.

New frog species discovered in New York City
The mottled green creature was for years mistaken as belonging to a widespread variety of the leopard frog, but now scientists realize this is new.

25

Dec

Merry Christmas from the Mother Nature Network!

Merry Christmas from the Mother Nature Network!

24

Jun

A curious cat named Serge sniffs a frog that emerged from the ground after rain fell near Michigan’s Whitmore Lake on June 21.
Check out the rest of this week’s eco-photos.

A curious cat named Serge sniffs a frog that emerged from the ground after rain fell near Michigan’s Whitmore Lake on June 21.

Check out the rest of this week’s eco-photos.

15

Jun

Frog faces last stand in Panama against killer fungusThe amphibian is ‘sitting on the cusp of oblivion,’ according to conservationists

Frog faces last stand in Panama against killer fungus
The amphibian is ‘sitting on the cusp of oblivion,’ according to conservationists

15

Apr

Fighting for froggy friendsMark your calendars for Save The Frogs Day on April 29th as a day to learn about and protect our froggy friends.

Fighting for froggy friends
Mark your calendars for Save The Frogs Day on April 29th as a day to learn about and protect our froggy friends.