Finally the word is out this week and I can tell you the secret. It has to do with a recent visit here:
When I saw this person:
At this location:
And it’s related to this:
Our daughter, Sarah, worked with a team that designed a prosthetic tail for an alligator that lost his! Take a look at “Mr. Stubbs” here and here.
The partners for this project are the Phoenix Herpetological Society and The CORE Institute, where Sarah is employed as a research associate to Dr. Marc Jacofsky. The official statement from The CORE Institute is here.