The Horrifying Beauty of Mutants

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Toxins in the water did this. Image via Getty.



i thought it was parasites that spent one part of their life cycle in bird stomachs and another part in frogs, not toxins. the parasites make the frogs become deformed so that they are more apt to be eaten by birds. i'm not a frog expert, but i thought the article made sense.