Frog named after Ozzy Osbourne
Frog named after Ozzy Osbourne

Scientists have named a new species of frog Pendropsophus ozzy in honour of rocker Ozzy Osbourne.

Rare frog that breeds inside hollow stem of bamboo
Rare frog that breeds inside hollow stem of bamboo

The white spotted bush frog, thought to be extinct for over a century until re-discovered a few years ago, has a peculiar reproductive habit - it lays eggs and hatches them inside hollow stem of bamboo.

Villagers perform weddings of donkeys, frogs to appease rain God

Shaken by the inordinate delay in the onset of monsoon, farmers and villagers across Shimoga district celebrated "weddings" of donkeys and frogs besides offering food to rain God, praying for rains.

NASA releases image of frog photobombing LADEE’s launch

A frog took a giant leap and photobombed LADEE spacecraft`s launch last week.

BJP calls Khurshid `cockroach` after his `Narendra Modi a frog` remark

The Bharatiya Janata Party hit back at External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid for his `frog` jibe at Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi.

Frog with Wolverine-style spikes found!

A rare `Wolverine` frog that uses combat-ready spikes which protrude from its false thumb for fighting just like the X-Men comic book hero, has been found by Japanese researchers.

Google doodle marks Leap Year, Rossini’s birthday

Google welcomed it’s users with rare two-in-one doodle that commemorates the Leap Year and 220th birthday of Gioachino Antonio Rossini.

Spectacular new species discovered in New Guinea

A frog with fangs, a blind snake and a round-headed dolphin are among more than 1,000 new species recently found on the incredible Melanesian island of New Guinea.

Asia`s smallest frog species found in Borneo

Asia`s smallest frog species has been found in the Malaysian part of Borneo island, scientists say.

Frog evolution ‘clue to rise of the Himalayas’

Geologists have found clues to origin of the Himalayas by analysing evolution of muscled frogs.

Scientists discover ``unique`` frog species in India

Scientists claim to have discovered a new species of "brightly coloured frog" in a remote peak in the southern part of India.

New species of frog discovered in W-Ghats

Scientists have discovered a new bright reddish-orange coloured frog from the Western Ghats.

`Extinct` frog species discovered after 30 years

A species of frog thought to have been extinct for 30 years has been discovered in rural Australian farmland, officials said today.

A frog specie that remain faithful for life

Scientists have identified a species of frog in which the male and the female remain faithful for life.

30 new species of frog discovered in Ecuador

An expedition to the coastal rainforests of western Ecuador has discovered 30 new species of frog and a slug-sucking snake.