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Brown tree snake. Photo: Wikipedia
Brown tree snake. Photo: Wikipedia

Natural Selections: Places with no snakes

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Were there really no snakes before St. Patrick showed up? Martha Foley and Dr. Curt Stager ponder this and other questions. They explain that there are, in fact, places with no native snakes, particularly isolated places like New Zealand and Greenland.

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