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Oct 12, 2011 at 05:06pm IST

This week on CNN-IBN 30 Minutes: Mad about frogs!

This week on 30 Minutes special, CNN-IBN Environment Editor, Bahar Dutt travels through the Western Ghats with scientists in search of the lost amphibians of India.

We take you on a journey, which starts on the forest floor introducing tiny amphibians said to be the barometer of the forest, some of these species have not been seen since the last century when they were first discovered in the early 1900s by British explorers.

Along the way, we even discover a new species of toads! Find out what's threatening the frogs, and why saving them is important, meet the frog people who are 'Mad about frogs!'

Catch the documentary on Saturday 8.30 pm, Sunday 12 pm and 9.30 pm.