Tag Archive for deep sea

Your weird but real creature of the day: Stygiomedusa gigantea

It’s rather a weird quirk of internet sites, even news media, that post these videos calling creatures “alien” or “monster” when exactly what they are, even down to species level, is clearly described in the original source material. It was a surprising find but it’s no alien. Perhaps people should learn some zoology before claiming…

There are stranger things…

In our effort to supply the masses with information about the real world, here is a new video from the SERPENT project. This is a Rhizophysid Siphonophore possibly Bathyphysa sp. observed off Angola in 1325m deep water. Taken 15 June 2015. So, now you know these things are really real. When someone posts this video…

Super Cool! Icicle of death

“Icicle Of Death” Has Been Filmed By A BBC Crew A very cool video of an “icicle of death” was filmed with time-lapse camera in the freezing waters of the deep. This phenomenon has never been filmed before and the BBC has just filmed one of the most amazing shots ever recorded. In the video,…