Rarely growing larger than a foot (30 centimeters) in length, the Axolotl is one of nature’s smaller bundles of amazing. A critically endangered species thanks to water pollution and predatory introduction in their native Mexico, these amphibians are a species of salamander that never undergoes metamorphosis and therefore remains gilled and aquatic for its entire life.

Rarely growing larger than a foot (30 centimeters) in length, the Axolotl is one of nature’s smaller bundles of amazing. A critically endangered species thanks to water pollution and predatory introduction in their native Mexico, these amphibians are a species of salamander that never undergoes metamorphosis and therefore remains gilled and aquatic for its entire life.

Seeing Aussie animals like kangaroos and koalas is on the top of most visitor's lists when planning their trip to Australia. Sydney provides quite...

Seeing Aussie animals like kangaroos and koalas is on the top of most visitor's lists when planning their trip to Australia. Sydney provides quite...

The vampire squid is neither a squid nor an octopus. A truly unique animal I never knew existed. Check out the article and the video.

The vampire squid is neither a squid nor an octopus. A truly unique animal I never knew existed. Check out the article and the video.

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