Quantcast

Latest Adam Backlin Stories

0798a93de6873f5007cdabf6a2e56bc51
2009-07-25 11:40:00

Scientists have discovered evidence of a practically extinct mountain yellow-legged frog in Southern California, where the amphibian has not been spotted in a half-century. Like other amphibians whose populations continue to decline, the frog was thought to have only about 122 adults in the San Gabriel, San Bernardino and San Jacinto mountain ranges. In June, U.S. Geological Survey biologists and a research team from the San Diego Natural History Museum separately discovered a mountain...


Word of the Day
pungle
  • To take pains; labor assiduously with little progress.
This word comes from the Spanish 'pongale,' put it.
Related