There is something about slithering creatures that creeps some people out. Then there is something about slithering flying creatures that raises the hair on a person’s neck.
Beauty in paradise. In a way? Chrysopelea paradisi. Flying snake.
Admonition. Be careful where you walk. And look up occasionally. Virginia Tech researchers are out to enlighten those outside Asia about the creatues who take undulating flights in the jungle. Video: See snakes fly. The Scientist.
November 9, 2010