Bobcat Fights Nesting Burmese Python in Florida Everglades

Invasive Burmese pythons have spread across the Florida Everglades, destroying much of the native ecosystem and prompting humans to intervene and attempt to stop their takeover. But a recent discovery suggests that the Everglades might be able to fight its own battles. In a study published in Ecology and Evolution, researchers with the US Geological … Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Cooking an Iguana

Any Floridian south of Lake Okeechobee knows there’s only one way to gauge a cold front, and it’s by the number of iguanas falling from the heavens. Though it might seem like one of the biblical plagues, the phenomenon has a scientific explanation. Essentially, iguanas are cold-blooded reptiles, and whenever temps dip below 45 degrees … Read more