Last year, 141 Burmese pythons
were removed from 1.
Palin said: "We are retiring from Python
so we can enjoy the rest of our lives.
Graham Chapman died of cancer in 1989 aged just 48.
The comedy group will make their announcement at the Playhouse Theatre, the London venue where Monty Python
musical Spamalot is running.
Sue, who suffered bites on both legs, said: "It's just bizarre - when you are walking around you don't think there is going to be a python
He said that the owners were likely keeping the pythons
for sale because of the big market for mature ball snakes despite owning a python
being illegal in the city.
In 2007, national media went bonkers with sensationalized news of giant Burmese pythons
on a rampage throughout South Florida.
The African rock Python
, the third largest snake in the world, was discovered after pet shop staff became suspicious when they were offered it for sale.
From 2003 to 2011, researchers cruised roads on 313 nights and compared the number of individuals in each species they saw per 100 kilometers traveled with rates witnessed along the same roadways over 51 nights in the 1990s--before pythons
had established local breeding populations.
It's not a Monty Python
picture, but it certainly has that sensibility," he told the paper.
But a little later he was walking to his car with a python
in his shirt pocket.
After identifying the chemical make-up of blood plasma in fed pythons
, the CU-Boulder researchers injected fasting pythons
with either "fed python
" blood plasma or a reconstituted fatty acid mixture they developed to mimic such plasma.