Tagged: snake

Science Tank | Snake Bite - Guest Work

Guest Author Jan 10, 2018

The Russell’s viper (Daboia russelii) is a highly venomous Old World viper found throughout Asia, the Indian subcontinent and a great deal of Southeast Asia. The name derives from the Hindi word meaning “the lurker” or “that lies hid”. Other names for the Russell’s viper include Daboia, chain viper, Indian Russell’s viper, common Russell’s viper, chain snake, scissors snake and seven pacer. Read More

“Weekend Nanotech” – Bat Thermal Imaging - Just So Science

Elf Eldridge Aug 06, 2011

Vampire Bat's nose - laden with infrared sensors. From Reference 1 This week has been a great week for interesting nanoscience, with Nature Nanotech being published with a couple of great articles that I will discuss in time (namely building glowing stuff with Quantum Dots and a DNA scaffolding and nanomachines made of neurodegenerative … Read More