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Chameleons Catch Prey with Sticky Spit

By | June 22, 2016

The lizard’s saliva is thick enough to drag a cricket to its alimentary demise, scientists show.

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Speedy Tongues

By | January 5, 2016

Small chameleons flick their tongues faster than their larger relatives, scientists show.

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Chameleon Skin Mimic

By | March 16, 2015

Researchers create material that changes color when pushed or pulled.

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Chameleon Colors

By | March 10, 2015

Changes to light-reflecting guanine nanocrystals help chameleons quickly change hues.

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How Chameleons Change Colors

By | March 10, 2015

Tunable photonic crystals cause chameleons’ quick shifts in skin shades.

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Behavior Brief

By | January 29, 2014

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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Behavior Brief

By | January 13, 2014

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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Tiny Chameleons, Woeful Names

By | February 16, 2012

Researchers discovered four mini chameleon species in Madagascar that are fighting to survive.

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