Gear Review: TOPS Knives Scorpion’s Tail
With a design similar to the Indonesian-inspired utility tool known as the Karambit, the true inspiration for Scorpion’s Tail came not from the Far East but here in the USA. Because even though everyone can benefit ... black finish. Its small-but-potent ...
Talking 'bout regeneration: How do some animals regrow missing parts?
How are some animals able to regrow body parts following ... "It's hard to find a body part they can't regenerate," Voss says. "Salamanders in general, and axolotls especially so. The limbs, the tail, the spinal cord -- even half of their brain has been ...
Creature Feature: Western Banded Gecko
The Western Banded Gecko can also mimic a scorpion, by turning its tail upwards, and waving it to repel predators. In addition to this deception, Western Banded Geckos use other methods to divert predators. Be forewarned: if you plan on catching a Western ...
It's not dead! How some worms can regrow whole heads
Lizards can drop and ... tapering tail at one end and eyes at the other. Some species can regrow their heads if their top ends are chopped off, others can regrow whole bodies from mere slices of worm tissue. (Some confused worms will grow two heads ...
How to Regrow a Head
Some animals, such as salamanders and newts, can regenerate entire body parts, and mice can regrow toes if left with enough ... If the Wnt pathway dominates then it signals tail growth, but if ERK suppresses its influence then heads can form.