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Scientists find female frogs call out during sex to excite lover

April 30th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): In a new study, scientists have discovered that the female species of the Emei music frog make unique sounds during sex to encourage the performance of their male ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

A frog’s vibes attracts mates

June 30th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, June 30 (IANS) Unlike his peers, the red-eyed tree frog does not croak the loudest or make pretty sounds to attract mates but generates vibes to improve its romantic prospects. The ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

Is the ‘Flood of frogs’ a warning about an earthquake in Greece?

May 31st, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Thessaloniki, May 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Millions of frogs have taken over one of Greece's major highways. Police said that they have closed the highway to prevent accidents. Already there have been ... Read more...

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Frogs Flood Greece, Precursor To a Major Earthquake?

May 27th, 2010 - 2:08 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
May 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A report by the Associated Press describes a horde of frogs which forced officials to close down a major highway in Thessaloniki, Greece. Some readers may remember Thessaloniki ... Read more...

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The pesticide that turns male frogs into females

March 2nd, 2010 - 3:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 2 (ANI): Atrazine, one of the world's most widely used pesticides, can turn male frogs into females, according to a new study by University of California, Berkeley, biologists.According to researchers, ... Read more...

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Male frogs woo females with a song and a sac beneath their throats

July 12th, 2008 - 4:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 12 (ANI): Scientists at the University of Texas have found strong evidence that male frogs woo females with a song and a vocal sac beneath their throats.A robot, which ... Read more...

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