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“shrimp”

Sep 5, 2014 12:15 PM ET // Discovery News
State officials trying to determine what species of mantis shrimp was caught on the line.
Jul 8, 2014 10:20 AM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The bizarre visual system of the colorful mantis shrimp just got weirder: New research finds these animals use a natural sunscreen compound to see ultraviolet light.
May 22, 2014 12:05 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Among the latest species called out by an international committee of taxonomists are skeleton shrimp and snails you can see through.
Mar 26, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Perhaps the most peaceful time on the planet was around 540 million years ago, when the number one predator was a huge, yet gentle, shrimp-like creature.
Feb 13, 2014 10:30 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Meet Ninjabot, an ultrafast underwater robot modeled after a killer shrimp.
Dec 29, 2011 01:01 PM ET // Tim Wall
Bring out the melted butter and cocktail sauce. There's an invasive species to eat.
Oct 28, 2010 12:21 PM ET // Tim Wall
Shrimp farming, urbanization and agriculture have taken a toll on the world's mangroves.