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Resilient Whooping Crane, Once Bitten By a Poisonous Snake, Inspires Conservationists
Offbeat  (tags: whooping crane, bitten, poisonous snake, surivor, conservationists )

- 3407 days ago -
After the poisonous snake slithered into the whooping crane family's marshy grounds and sank its fangs into the chick's neck, death seemed certain. The bird's head quickly turned red and swelled to the size of a basketball. He refused to eat for days
Venomous Snake Proves That Two Heads Are Better Than One
Offbeat  (tags: poisonous snake, sneaky, two heads, predators, fast )

- 3630 days ago -
Having a head full of venomous fangs is great for scaring off predators. Better still, two heads. Sea snakes are fearsome predators in their own right, feeding on small fish that they find lurking around coral reefs. But when they poke their heads in

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