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Temperature alters developing nervous system in frogs, study shows

Posted May 23, 2019

A new study that compared the effects of cold and warm temperatures on the development of frog eggs into larvae found that environmental temperature significantly changes how the nervous system develops.

Climate change responsible for severe infectious disease in UK frogs

Posted May 10, 2019

Climate change has already increased the spread and severity of a fatal disease caused by Ranavirus that infects common frogs (Rana temporaria) in the United Kingdom, according to new research.

Young frogs that were stressed as tadpoles move less on land, putting their survival at risk

Posted May 2, 2019

New research shows that juvenile northern red-legged frogs that have experienced climate-related stress as tadpoles are less likely to move on land, putting their survival at risk.