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Image of the Day: Salamander Mummy 

By | October 4, 2017

Using newly developed X-ray imaging technology, paleontologists revealed the skeleton, soft tissues, and remnants of an ingested frog within a 35-million-year-old petrified salamander.

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image: Image of the Day: Green Eggs 

Image of the Day: Green Eggs 

By | May 19, 2017

Spotted salamander (Ambystoma maculatum) embryos are tinted green by the oxygen-producing algae (Oophila amblystomatis) that grow inside.

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image: Amphibians Face Another Fungal Threat

Amphibians Face Another Fungal Threat

By | October 30, 2014

Joining Bd, a newly identified chytrid fungus can be lethal to European salamanders and newts.

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Genome Digest

By | July 28, 2014

What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes

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image: Skin-Eating Fungus Threatens Salamanders

Skin-Eating Fungus Threatens Salamanders

By | September 3, 2013

A fungus that erodes the skin has caused massive die-offs of fire salamanders in the Netherlands.

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Salamander Evolution

By | June 1, 2013

Yale University evolutionary biologist Steven Brady studies the evolutionary impacts of roads on the amphibians.

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