Rare video: Snake trapped within its own skin while shedding!

Rare video: Snake trapped within its own skin while shedding!

During the shedding process, the complete outer layer of skin is shed in one complete layer, after which, the old and worn skin is replaced.

SHOCKING! Over 150 snakes found in a house in UP - SEE PICS INSIDE

SHOCKING! Over 150 snakes found in a house in UP - SEE PICS INSIDE

In a shocking incident, more than 150 snakes were found in a house in Uttar Pradesh's Lakhimpur Kheri district.

Researchers provide insights on 'virgin birth' in snakes

Researchers provide insights on 'virgin birth' in snakes

Researchers have recently provided intriguing insights on parthenogenesis or virgin birth in snakes.

 WATCH: This snake charmer puts live snake through his nose, takes it out from mouth

WATCH: This snake charmer puts live snake through his nose, takes it out from mouth

You won't believe your eyes after watching this video!

Reptile fossil explains how snakes lost their legs

Reptile fossil explains how snakes lost their legs

Scientists used CT scans to examine the bony inner ear of Dinilysia patagonica, a 2-metre long reptile closely linked to modern snakes.

How snakes got legless

How snakes got legless

Analysis of a reptile fossil has helped a team of scientists solve the evolutionary mystery of how snakes lost their legs.

Sena minister likens Aamir, Dilip Kumar, SRK to "snakes"

A Shiv Sena minister in BJP-led Maharashtra government on Tuesday said actor Aamir Khan "can go to Pakistan" if he didn't love India and that people such as Aamir, Shah Rukh and thespian Dilip Kumar were like "snakes", considering their statements.

Snake genome embedded with blueprints for growing limbs

Snake genome embedded with blueprints for growing limbs

Snakes have a genome that is associated with limb formation.

Now, snakes surface in Andhra Pradesh govt hospital month after infant died of rat bites

Now, snakes surface in Andhra Pradesh govt hospital month after infant died of rat bites

Almost a month after a 10-day-old baby died after being bitten by rats in a government hospital in Andhra Pradesh, two snakes surfaced in the same hospital.

Watch: Largest gathering of snakes in the world

Watch: Largest gathering of snakes in the world

Want to see the largest gathering of snakes in the world, then the Narcisse Snake Dens in Canada is the right place to visit.

Watch: This farmer 'bribes' babus with bags full of snakes

Watch: This farmer 'bribes' babus with bags full of snakes

In an attempt to teach a lesson to the Income Tax babus, a farmer in Uttar Pradesh's Basti district unleashed 40 poisonous snakes inside the government office.

Indian scientists developing snake robot

Indian scientists are developing snake robots that could help save lives in disasters and accidents and aid surveillance.

Telangana forest dept begins drive to save snakes during festival

Telangana Forest Department has taken up public awareness campaigns across the state to save lives of snakes ahead of the forthcoming Nag Panchami festival, a senior official said here Thursday.

Telangana forest dept begins drive to save snakes during fest

 Telangana Forest Department has taken up public awareness campaigns across the state to save lives of snakes ahead of the forthcoming Nag Panchami festival, a senior official said here today.

33 endangered snake species rescued from Agra, claims NGO

 A city-based NGO Wednesday claimed to have rescued from Agra 33 endangered snake species including 27 cobras whose fangs and venom glands had been gouged out and four non-venomous rat snakes which had their mouths stitched.

Child dies of snake bite in Andhra Pradesh

An 11-year-old girl died of a snake bite in Andhra Pradesh, while her three-year-old brother is in critical condition.

Newly discovered ''four-legged'' fossil sheds light on snakes' evolution

Scientist have found four-legged fossil of a snake that suggests that the slithery creatures may have evolved from burrowing ancestors.

Snakes evolved on land, not sea, 128 mn years ago

Although snakes are found in a wide range of habitats, such as land, water and on trees, they first evolved on land and not in the sea as is popularly believed, says a new study.

Nicole Kidman's loves to invite 'slithery snake pals' at parties!

Nicole Kidman's loves to invite 'slithery snake pals' at parties!

Nicole Kidman has a soft spot for snakes and often includes her slithery friend at her parties.