United States  Video

“America's speediest news portal”
One News Page
> >

Frozen Alligators Thaw Out in NC

Newsmax Wednesday, 10 January 2018
Frozen Alligators Thaw Out in NCFrozen alligators went viral this week thanks to a video, "alligators on ice," that showed how the reptiles survived the recent cold snap by allowing themselves to be frozen in place in a pond, with their snouts in the air.
0
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 
Source: IBTimes US - < > Embed
News video: Alligators frozen in ice by US cold snap

▶ Alligators frozen in ice by US cold snap 01:03

Alligators in Florida were filmed frozen stiff and encased in ice in North Carolina.To survive the winter they go through a process call brumation whereby they slow their metabolism and stay still whilst trapped in the ice with only their nostrils above the water.

You Might Like


Tweets about this


Other recent news in US

Baby Pronounced Dead After Being Found In ASTORIA, Queens Trash BinTransit agencies to run reduced service on PRESIDENTS DAY
NBA All-Star Game 2018: Time, rosters, TV channelJOE BIDEN, in public and private, tiptoes toward a 2020 run
Rare unseen DOWNTOWN San Francisco photos show city life in the 1930s and 1940sFlorida school shooter shared racist, homophobic, violent posts on SOCIAL MEDIA: reports
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2018 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+