Norwegian scientists sent to Mars robot snake

robot snakeAnalysis of the age of the remains prognathous 72 million years old, found in 2008 in Jordan, resulted in the discovery of the tail along the imprints of soft tissue resembling fins. The researchers conclude that this group of marine predators had a powerful tails like those who now have the white shark, not acne or sea snakes. Mosasaurs lived in the seas and fresh water near the end of the era of the dinosaurs 98-66 million years ago . Although these reptiles are well represented in the fossil record, no one thought it would be possible to find traces of the soft tissues of the tail, said study co-author Michael Poltsyn from Southern Methodist University (USA). Continue reading “Norwegian scientists sent to Mars robot snake”

Snake Woman handed over her daughter’s illness

SnakeA mother of two showed it like a snake sheds its skin because of a rare disease, which resulted in her skin climbed to 14 times faster than in healthy people.

Melanie Bradley is suffering from a rare disease Bullous ichthyosis. Ironically this is transmitted diseases and its 2.5-year-old daughter.

“My skin has climbed so fast that night, I can not lose as much skin as the average person in two weeks,” – says Bradley.

“I covered skin from head to toe. Layer of skin can be so thick that I could hardly move, but at the same time, it is so thin that the slightest shock can cause it to rupture.
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Scientists first discovered the cases of pristine breeding snakes in the wild

Parthenogenesis or the so-called virgin (or same-sex) reproduction is a form of sexual reproduction where the egg develops into an adult organism without fertilization. Cases of parthenogenesis occur in many species of animals, such as chickens, turkeys, lizards, sharks, insects, and others.

Among vertebrates unisexual reproduction is particularly common in captivity. Scientists believe this is a desperate attempt to continue the race in the absence of access to the male species. Cases virgin reproduction is not only known among mammals. Continue reading “Scientists first discovered the cases of pristine breeding snakes in the wild”

Two Pictures Show the 100-Foot ‘Borneo Monster’

Two photographs have been recently released from unknown sources in Borneo, depicting the weirdest of occurrences – a 100 foot-long snake-like creature cruising in the waters of the Baleh river.

Natives are understandably scared of that, as they believe that the alleged monster is the mythical Nabau creature, a dragon-like serpent that has the ability to change its shape whenever it pleases. Western observers are, however, reluctant to accept the pictures as genuine, saying that there are serious clues in them that give away the fact that they are most likely fake. Continue reading “Two Pictures Show the 100-Foot ‘Borneo Monster’”

Man bites snake to death

In an unusual case of role reversal, a man in Nepal killed a Cobra snake by biting it to death.

Mohamed Salmo Miya has been working in a rice paddy when the snake appeared and bit him. Enraged, the man chased the snake down and then decided to give it a taste of its own medicine by proceeding to bite it repeatedly until it was dead. Police have stated that he will not be charged over the attack because the snake species was not endangered. Continue reading “Man bites snake to death”