Image of the Day: Glowing Chameleon
The Scientist Staff and The Scientist Staff | Jan 23, 2018
The lizards may be signaling one another using fluorescent cues that we can’t see.
Chameleons Catch Prey with Sticky Spit
Alison F. Takemura | Jun 22, 2016
The lizard’s saliva is thick enough to drag a cricket to its alimentary demise, scientists show.
Speedy Tongues
Catherine Offord | Jan 5, 2016
Small chameleons flick their tongues faster than their larger relatives, scientists show.
Chameleon Skin Mimic
Jenny Rood | Mar 16, 2015
Researchers create material that changes color when pushed or pulled.
How Chameleons Change Colors
Jyoti Madhusoodanan | Mar 10, 2015
Tunable photonic crystals cause chameleons’ quick shifts in skin shades.
Chameleon Colors
The Scientist Staff | Mar 10, 2015
Changes to light-reflecting guanine nanocrystals help chameleons quickly change hues.
Behavior Brief
Abby Olena | Jan 29, 2014
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Behavior Brief
Abby Olena | Jan 13, 2014
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Tiny Chameleons, Woeful Names
Hannah Waters | Feb 16, 2012
Researchers discovered four mini chameleon species in Madagascar that are fighting to survive.