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The glass frog

Fairy tales have accustomed us to glass slippers and frogs turning into Prince Charming after a sweet kiss. But did you know the glass frog? Just like Cinderella’s slipper, it is fragile! […]

The peacock mantis shrimp

The mantis shrimp and its incredible powers

Despite its variegation of bright colors and the ornaments of its scales, the mantis shrimp peacock (or Odontodactylus scyllarus) is a formidable predator that will quickly amputate your finger if you get too close to it. […]