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- Dec 3, 2009
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Australian lizards on verge of evolutionary leap
I saw this one on another forum, and decided to post it here as well. Quite interesting, isn't it? evolution in action!Scientists observing a small group of Australian lizards very closely, believe they may be watching evolution happen right before their eyes.
A variety of Australian skink - like snake but with four tiny legs - is slowly starting abandon egg laying and beginning to give birth to live offspring like a mammal does.