snakes

Florida Person Finds A 10-Foot Python In A Mustang’s Engine

Florida Person Finds A 10-Foot Python In A Mustang’s Engine

I think we all know the real problem with this story: it’s not that there was a colossal, ten-foot snake coiled in the engine bay of this Floridian’s Ford Mustang. It’s Florida, there’s going to be giant snakes in things. No, the problem here is that the Mustang in question…

Study Shows Snakes Don’t Produce Venom For Self-Defence

Study Shows Snakes Don’t Produce Venom For Self-Defence

Snake venoms vary a lot between species in their make-up and effects, which is a major problem for developing treatments. Snakes use these venoms for two main purposes. The first is foraging, where venom helps the snake to overpower its prey before eating it. The second is self-defence against potential…