There's a new kind of eye in town, and it belongs to Paraphronima gracilis, a tiny, transparent, aquatic crustacean that sees kind of like a bee but whose eye structure, researchers say, is one of a kind.
Researchers were startled to find fish, crustaceans and jellyfish near a submersible camera after drilling through nearly 2,500 feet of Antarctic ice.
The Christmas Island natives make their annual journey to the coast to mate.
All is not what it seems underwater, as scientists have determined that some organisms are completely invisible when in water. Continue reading →
Scientists have uncovered how crustaceans co-ordinate their curious Mexican wave-style swimming movement.
The newly found crustacean was found living on the bones of a dead whale at the bottom of the Southern Ocean around Antarctica.
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Sea hares fire an inky mucus-like substance that confuses would-be attackers. ->
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