True or False? Snakes have heat-vision that allows them to catch their dinners in the dark. Find out on this Moment of Science.
Given the hundreds of thousands of different animals inhabiting our planet, the list of those that can fly is quite small. “Fly Snakes” on today’s Moment of Science.
Learn about phobias to snakes and spiders, on this Moment of Science.
You probably already know that humans are warm-blooded, while creatures like snakes are cold-blooded. Scientists prefer the terms endothermic and ectothermic. Snakes are ectothermic–they’re dependent on their environment for heat.