Male Atlantic Coast leopard frog  (Anura: Ranidae) (WikimediaCommons)

Scientists Discover Frog Species That Coughs Instead Of Croaks

The Atlantic Coast leopard frog groans and makes coughing noises rather than croaking sounds.


The entrance to the Oakland Zoo. (Tood Dailey/Wikimedia Commons)

Oakland Zoo Opens Biodiversity Center

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Thursday for the Oakland Zoo’s new biodiversity center, which will serve as an education center, captive breeding facility, and place of conservation for endangered and threatened animals, plants and habitats.