Category Archives: Reptiles

Let’s talk turtle sex

By Madeline McCurry-Schmidt People are incredibly curious about how turtles have sex. This blog gets fairly good traffic based mainly on the search term “how do turtles have sex.” I wrote about turtle sex once, about two years ago. Based … Continue reading

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How turtles do it

By Madeline McCurry-Schmidt A reader recently asked me to look into one of nature’s big mysteries: how do turtles have sex? With their clunky shells, turtles (and tortoises) seem about as penetrable as armored cars. But they’ve got to reproduce. … Continue reading

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