This frog (Litoria sp. nov.) was discovered during a RAP expedition to the Foja Mountains of Indonesia's Papua province in 2008. The frog has a long, Pinocchio-like protuberance on its nose that points upward when the male is calling but deflates and points downward when he is less active. Its discovery was a happy accident: Herpetologist Paul Oliver spotted it sitting on a bag of rice in the campsite.
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- I'm a tech-head — first in line to buy the latest and greatest.
- I'll typically wait for the first wave to pass and the bugs fixed before diving in.
- If it ain't broke, don't fix it. I hang on to my tech goodies for good reason.
- I'm still using a VCR and my late '90s flip phone.