Is global warming rendering frogs defenseless against chytrid? Here’s a story about UK researchers who are looking for the answer by studying sun bathing tree frogs inCosta Rica. An excerpt:

“The Manchester team’s hypothesis is that global warming is leading to more cloud cover in the frogs’ natural habitat. They believe this is denying them the opportunity to ‘sunbathe’ and kill off fatal Chytrid fungal infections, leading to many species dying out.”