How do frogs jump?

Last updated 1st Apr 2019
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A pinboard by Chris Basu

Research Associate, Imperial College London


Frogs are athletes - they can jump, swim, climb and even dig. How? The answer lies in their anatomy

Frogs are athletes. A bullfrog for example, can comfortably leap two metres from a stationary position - that's 13 times its own body length. Yet at the same time, frogs are also capable of walking...