- Escargot on the GO! Hortopan, Karen // WILD;Nov2003, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p46
Provides information on the way snail-eater snake captures its prey.
- Banded Burrowers. Smith, Sarah // Nature Australia;Spring99, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p38
Features bandy-bandies, a small, venomous snake which can be found in Australia. Average length of bandy-bandies; Behaviors displayed by bandy-bandies when threatened and disturbed; Five species of bandy-bandies.
- White Mountain Snow Snake. McLoughlin, Wayne // Yankee;Dec98, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p23
Discloses information about the white mountain snow snake (Serpentus blankii). Length at adulthood; Snakes as likely cause of most skiing accidents.
- DEFENCE TACTICS. Dalgleish, Sharon // Snakes;2003, p26
Snakes can be killed and eaten by fish, lizards and other snakes. Many snakes adopt clever ways of defending themselves. The hog-nosed snake pretends to be dead to confuse predators. Some snakes bury themselves to hide from danger.
- Corn snake. Hughes, Monica // Scary Snakes;2006, p20
Chapter 9 of the book "Scary Snakes" is presented. It describes the characteristics of corn snakes. Corn snakes are not scary and live in trees around rocks. They are not poisonous and they can be good pets.
- Huggable or Harmful? Linn, Laura // Scholastic News -- Edition 3;2/21/2011, Vol. 67 Issue 17, p2
The article discusses the issue about keeping snakes as pets in the U.S. where the federal government plans to ban nine species of snakes from being brought into the country and transported from state to state because they are regarded as invasive animals.
- Gulp! // Ranger Rick;Aug96, Vol. 30 Issue 8, p40
Presents a photograph of a gray rat snake swallowing an egg from a bird's nest.
- GRAB 'n' GULP! Lambeth, Ellen // Ranger Rick;May2003, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p34
The article focuses on eating mechanism of snakes.
- Serpents in the Air. Summers, Adam // Natural History;May2003, Vol. 112 Issue 4, p38
Explains what it takes for a snake to glide. Observation on a flying snake when it prepares to jump; One of the most important factors in the snake's midair shift from free fall to glide; Advantages of gliding for a snake.