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The Featured Creature: Sea Sapphire: the Most Beautiful Animal You’ve Never Heard Of
This is the Sea Sapphire, an absolutely STUNNING marine copepod. Japanese fishermen would call a gathering of these creatures “tama-mizu”, or jeweled water.
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When the scallop’s shell is gaped you can see two rows of tiny, bright blue eyes. These eyes aren’t the simple light sensitive eyes that most mollusks have, they can also sense motion. So a crab or fish trying to sneak up on one and grab some flesh before the shells close will be seen before it gets even close. And if the scallop loses an eye it simply regenerates a new one in its place.
Bobtail Squids (aka Dumpling squids) are one of the smallest species of squid, ranging from 1 to 8 centimetres in length. They are closely related to Cuttlefish, although they do not possess a cuttlebone.
They are also one of the cutest animals to ever exist.
just started sketching, and then decided to practice with colors, and…?
Three boys get told by this man
HOLY SHIT 14,000 REBLOGS!?
So because of this gif set, it has made me hit 180,000 subscribers on youtube. In the past week I have gained nearly 18k new subscriptions from people on youtube. I just want to thank each and everyone of you for sharing and spreading my video as it allows me to make an income off of youtube — I’m moving in the end of the month into my own place and the amount of views this video has gotten is a great help to me.