chameleon
Image of the Day: Glowing Chameleon
Image of the Day: Glowing Chameleon
The Scientist Staff, 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
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
Speedy Tongues
Catherine Offord | Jan 5, 2016
Small chameleons flick their tongues faster than their larger relatives, scientists show.
Chameleon Skin Mimic
Chameleon Skin Mimic
Jenny Rood | Mar 16, 2015
Researchers create material that changes color when pushed or pulled.
How Chameleons Change Colors
How Chameleons Change Colors
Jyoti Madhusoodanan | Mar 10, 2015
Tunable photonic crystals cause chameleons’ quick shifts in skin shades.
Chameleon Colors
Chameleon Colors
The Scientist Staff | Mar 10, 2015
Changes to light-reflecting guanine nanocrystals help chameleons quickly change hues.
Behavior Brief
Behavior Brief
Abby Olena | Jan 29, 2014
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Behavior Brief
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.