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April 6, 2015

 

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Face the Gator 

Despite their tough exterior, gators are extremely touchy.

May 5, 2014

 

Don't be fooled by that grin. This one's a killer!

Alligator And Crocodile Tools

Reptiles often get a bad rap for their supposed dim wits. As it turns out, though, they're actually pretty darn clever.

January 29, 2014

 

If birds and alligators are any indication, dinosaurs could indeed breathe and walk at the same time. Whether or not they could chew gum too, however, remains a mystery.

Walking And Breathing

Lizards don't really breathe and walk at the same time. Does this mean that dinosaurs couldn't either?

December 4, 2013

 

A city is gripped by fear of the gator's pearly whites.

The Force of an Alligator’s Bite

Scientists measure alligators' deadly jaws. The results: Alligators' jaws are deadly!

June 27, 2006

 

As Scarce As Hen’s Teeth?

Many organisms possess genes or traits that they do not express.

April 8, 2004

 

Face the Gator

Learn about the sensitive skin of alligators on this Moment of Science.

September 27, 2003

 

The Force of an Alligator’s Bite

One of the difficulties in this research was getting the creatures to bite like they really meant it, despite the fact that the pole was clearly not edible.

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