The scariest thing about cobras is that some species don’t even have to bite you to injure you. They can spit poison a distance of three feet, and they always aim for the eyes.
Scientists are still trying to figure out why ancient lizards evolved into snakes.
Parthenogenesis is a scientific term for a virgin birth that takes place in species that usually reproduce sexually.
Autocannibalism is when animals eat parts of their own bodies.
Though exaggerated in Hollywood creature features, anacondas are monstrous!
A paleobiologist makes a discover about a snake fossil—it once had four legs to stand on.
Snakes are best known for their slithering, but scientists have discovered a "flying" species.
Learn about phobias to snakes and spiders on this edition of A Moment of Science.
Do you jump when you see a snake? Some scientists think there could be an evolutionary explanation.
Why are snake's tongues shaped the way they are?