Deep ocean creatures - bizarre and terrifying
Deep ocean creatures can survive under extreme conditions we can hardly imagine. The same can be said about their appearance: extremely unusual and bizarre. Let's discover some of these unusual creatures that are so unique.
#1 Giant Isopod
These creatures live in the deep waters of the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans. The Giant Isopod looks like an insect. Its body is protected by a thick shell.
#2 Goblin Shark
These deep-sea sharks are never seen in the light. They are found in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans and in the Gulf of Mexico.
#3 Predatory Tunicate
These deep-sea creatures are transparent and that helps them to hide from predators and easily catch prey at the same time.
#4 Frilled Shark
They are considered as one of the oldest shark lineages. Frilled Sharks found in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. The creature has many rows of teeth and catches its prey like a snake.
#5 Bigfin Squid
Bigfin Squids or long-arm squids have very large fins which constitute 90% of their body length. Their long arms help them to grab food off the seafloor.
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Migration is one of the most important annual events for many animals and insects. They cross huge distances, going to wintering grounds, spawning or breeding grounds. Yet, scientists have not determined how animals know exactly when and where to go year after year. In this collection you will see fascinating photos of animals during their journey.
We used to think that in order to not get eaten by predators animals developed ability to run fast. If you move faster you'll have more chances that your life will be saved. However, some animals move very slow and that helps them to stay alive. So, if you are always in a hurry take a look at these creatures.
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These raccoons will definitely fascinate you
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