Entries in snakes (6)

Wednesday
Sep202017

The dark side of wildlife  souvenirs

Everyone likes to buy souvenirs to bring home with them after their travels; they can be a great way to remember your trip. However, some of the souvenirs on offer around the world have a dark secret and could be seriously harming the local wildlife.

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Friday
Aug252017

Quiz: Which Snake Species Are  You?

Speedy, strong and sometimes venomous: snakes are known for their elusive prowess within the animal kingdom. Take this quiz to find out which snake species you are!

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Monday
Aug242015

Incredible Animal Adaptations

Adaptation is but a season finale in the perpetual series that is evolution—it's how the Earth continues to enjoy unbelievable biodiversity since the dawn of life nearly 4 billion years ago. Adaptive traits allow organisms to respond to various environmental triggers. Below is a spotlight on several unbelievable animal and insect adaptations that will make your jaw drop!

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Monday
Mar032014

Volunteer Photo of the Week: Elizabeth Lindsay

This incredible close-up from Elizabeth Lindsay was taken on the Madagascar Wildlife Conservation N.G.O Internship. It is a picture of a Dromicodryas Quadrilineatus, otherwise known as a four-striped snake.

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Friday
Nov112011

Into the Wild Meets: Austin Stevens – Part 2

Welcome to the second part of our fascinating interview with Austin Stevens.  In this concluding part Austin tells us about his most embarrassing moment when he was bitten by a snouted cobra, his hopes of seeing a snow leopard in the wild and he tells us which Frontier project he would most like to go on!

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Thursday
Nov102011

Into the Wild Meets: Austin Stevens – Part 1

In the latest installment of Frontier Meets…, today we speak to Austin Stevens, a man made famous by his fearless and dramatic adventures in search of some of the world’s most dangerous creatures: snakes. In the first of a two-part interview with Frontier, Austin talks us through how he first became interested in snakes, an enthralling tale from his past travels, and much more. 

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