It's no mythical monster. When threatened, this real-life lizard can glide half the length of a football field ... and still swoop in for a perfect landing.
The flying dragon can glide half the length of a football field and still swoop in for a perfect three point landing.
Loose folds of skin on the lizard's sides expand into a cape attached to its ribs, enabling it to glide.
Though clumsy on the ground, safety from predators is only a jump away.