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New Study: Crocodiles Do Actually Climb on Trees

When most people picture crocodiles, they think of them crawling on the ground or swimming in water—not definitely not climbing trees. However, a University of Tennessee, Knoxville, study has found that the “prehistoric” reptiles can actualy climb trees! A juvenile0.7 m total length Central African slender-snouted crocodile (Mecistops cataphractus) on a tree branch. Loango National Park, Gabon. The crocodiles seen ... Read More »

Salt Water Crocodiles Are Born Aggressive Straight Out From The Egg! New Study Suggests

Australian saltwater crocodile’s are born aggressive , according to a new study carried out at Charles Darwin University in Australia’s Northern Territory. The researchers found that of 7 different species of crocodile , the saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) or Saltie was not only the most aggressive but is also prone to belligerence straight out from the time it leaves the ... Read More »