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Reptiles are beautiful creatures that have evolved since the beginning of time. Check out these articles about all kinds of unique reptiles.

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Can a turtle outgrow its shell?

Snails are home hoppers -- they'll leave small or damaged shells behind when they find better digs. Are turtles the same, or are they a little more invested in their keratin coverings?


What's the difference: turtle or tortoise?

What's the difference: turtle or tortoise?

Both are hard-shelled and slow moving, but turtles and tortoises are majorly different. Can you tell these amphibious cousins apart? See more »

How to Feed Baby Turtles

How to Feed Baby Turtles

Do you know how to feed baby turtles? Find out how to feed baby turtles in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

Can a turtle outgrow its shell?

Can a turtle outgrow its shell?

Turtle shells help protect the reptiles from predators and allow some to move quickly through the water. Find out if a turtle can out grow a its shell. See more »