Monday, December 2, 2013

Eastern Box Turtles - Frozen Alive

Awhile back we posted a link to an article about Frozen Frogs.

Yes, frogs actually freeze, the heart stops beating and they stay that way throughout the winter. 

Then, when spring arrives, they thaw out and return to the normal active life of a frog !

If you haven't seen or read that, HERE'S THE LINK to Frozen Frogs. (When you click on this link, a short video may be at the top of the page. If it is, then, Scroll down a few inches and you will find the article.)

But, guess what.


It is not only frogs that freeze but also Box Turtles.

This short 1 minute explanation will tell how and why.

HERE'S THE LINK to Eastern Box Turtles -- Frozen Alive