Thursday, April 10, 2008

Lungless Frog

I have no idea why I am posting on this but there is something about the phrase "lungless frog" that I cannot resist either as a title for a blog post or merely just to type it out once or twice.

The fact that they might be endangered as a result of mining (caused by pressures from globalisation) give me an "in" if required.

Lungless Frog Discovered In Borneo [PlanetArk]

A rare and primitive frog living in a remote Borneo stream has no lungs and apparently absorbs oxygen through its skin, researchers reported on Wednesday.


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