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Why Are These Urban Lizards Evolving in Overdrive?

10m 33s

Puerto Rican Crested Anoles are a prime example of adaptation in action. In just a few decades, these city-dwelling lizards have undergone remarkable evolutionary changes to thrive in an urban landscape. Longer limbs, stickier toe pads, and higher heat tolerance are just a few of the adaptations they've developed. Discover this captivating world with Shane Campbell-Staton and Kristin Winchell.

Aired: 03/12/24
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