Scientists have determined that a lizard fossil discovered in 2003 is 240 million years old – making it the earliest known lizard fossil ever discovered. Researchers also determined that the creature is the world’s earliest known ancestor of snakes and lizards. The fossil’s age means that lizards coexisted with dinosaurs […]
The first episode of “Planet Earth II,” the sequel to BBC’s acclaimed documentary miniseries, aired Sunday. And it was amazing. Possibly the most stirring moment in the episode involved a lone lizard and a minefield of snakes. It’s shot (and edited) cleverly to resemble a heart-pounding action thriller. But the […]
"Dad lizards make better mums."