SAN DIEGO (NEWS 8) —They might not be faster than a speeding bullet, or able to leap tall building in a single bound, but geckos are considered by some to the be the superheroes of the animal kingdom.

A new study out of UC Berkeley highlights all the extraordinary things geckos can do.

News 8’s Shawn Styles spoke with a local expert Matt Thomas at Pet Kingdom about the creature’s abilities... or should we say super powers?