Category Archive: Salamanders

Eft Up! The Magnetic life of the Red-Spotted Newt


By Daniel Manget It’s the most common Salamander in North America but the only Newt east of the Mississippi.  It has to be one of the most charismatic and intriguing creatures in North… Continue reading

The Solar-Powered Salamander


By Daniel Manget Yes, it’s as crazy as it sounds, a solar-powered Salamander, but not from solar panels but from Algae.  Green Algae and the Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum have been known to have a… Continue reading