Jack Watterson
Fierce Frogs
external image python-eating-7181.jpg
This photo shows a picture of a python which has become immobile after eating a sheep.
http://www.biology-blog.com/images/blogs/9-2006/python-eating-7181.jpg

external image inland-taipan-430.jpg
This photo shows an Inland Taipan snake, the most poisonous in the world.
http://www.virginmedia.com/images/inland-taipan-430.jpg

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/player/animals/reptiles-animals/lizards/cobra_repelsmonitorlizard.html
This video shows a cobra taking on a lizard.


http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/player/animals/reptiles-animals/snakes/snake_twoheaded.html
This is a video showing various snakes with unique heads.

http://crikeymatemosaic.wordpress.com/2006/10/17/the-deadliest-snakes-in-the-world/

This website contains a list and pictures of the top ten most poisonous snakes in the world.

Campbell Belisle Haley
Wacky Woodchucks
http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/player/animals/reptiles-animals/snakes/cobra_eatsratsnake.html
This video shows a King Cobra devour a smaller rat snake including insight about their digestion method

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/player/animals/reptiles-animals/snakes/cobra_eatsratsnake.html
This video shows male rattlesnakes first competing with other males for mates and then mating with females

anaconda.jpg
Anaconda: Largest snake in the world. Resides in tropical South America
http://brianlean.files.wordpress.com/2007/12/anaconda.jpg

snake5.jpg
A snake consuming a kangaroo. Snakes eat by swallowing their prey whole and breaking it down with powerful stomach acids
http://www.hemmy.net/images/animals/snake5.jpg

http://www.cnn.com/2009/TECH/science/02/05/giant.snake.colombia/index.html
A story about a gigantic prehistoric snake that dwarfs the longest ever recorded

Madison Rankin
BADNA

http://www.clubavalanche.com/forums/pimages/pimg-1093546753-208174.jpg
Largest snake in the world - 33 feet.

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/player/animals/reptiles-animals/snakes/centipede_eaten.html
this video shows a snake eating a centipede.

http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/player/animals/reptiles-animals/snakes/cobra_reproduction.html
this video shows the birth of cobra babiesexternal image 125106_1.jpg

_

Snake: Reptilia by Danielle Torres

"Doug"


http://www1.istockphoto.com/file_thumbview_approve/629432/2/istockphoto_629432_closeup_snake_scales.jpg
http://www1.istockphoto.com/file_thumbview_approve/629432/2/istockphoto_629432_closeup_snake_scales.jpg

This photo shows an upclose view of the scales of snakes. These are used to aid in locomotion, protection, moisture retention, species identification, and camouflage.

http://www.kostich.com/snake%20strike.JPG
http://www.kostich.com/snake%20strike.JPG

This photo clearly shows the inside of a snake's mouth! In addition, it is crucial to notice the fangs which are used for "preparing" prey - not for chewing. Also, the wide jaw leverage allows the snake to devour other animals that are a lot bigger.

http://static.howstuffworks.com/gif/snake-motion.gif
http://static.howstuffworks.com/gif/snake-motion.gif

This shows some of the many different methods of locomotion of snakes including concertina, serpentine, sidewinding, and caterpillar/rectilinear.

Largest Snake in the World
"Titanaboa" fossil remains found in February, 2009.

Burmese Pythons

http://ianramjohn.files.wordpress.com/2008/02/map_climatematch.jpg
http://ianramjohn.files.wordpress.com/2008/02/map_climatematch.jpg

This photo shows the possible habitats of Burmese Pythons.
Pythons on the Lose! (Video) And article
These sources explain the growing situation in Florida - Burmese Pythons reaching 300 pounds are scattered throughout the state and spreading.