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Tube-building Amphipod


Hmmmm... Looks like someone's got a leaky head. There're nightmares all over the place. Video: Underwater Video JP Look!

Horror At Arms


Uh oh. Do you have a couch handy to hide behind? A teddy bear to cuddle? One of those Men In Black flashy things that make you forget everything you've just seen?

I Wrote A Science Fiction Novel!


Can you believe that? I can't. And I watched myself write it. It's called A Twinkle on Mars and it's about the first manned mission to Mars and how it all goes wrong.

Twospot Turkeyfish


Image: Maupin Delphine Dendrochirus biocellatusIt's a fish! It has two spots! And... turkey. Turkey is involved.

Snot Living


Look at that beautiful house! If you find yourself saying, "'s'not a house," then you're close. It's a snot house.

Eyelashes Onna Stick


Image: NOAA Photo Library Actinoscyphia sp.The Venus Flytrap Anemone is 100% pure eyelashes! With, er, stinging cells and a carnivorous appetite attached.

Lamb's Ear


Image: Jean-Pol GRANDMONT Stachys byzantinaDid you ever hear of the mythical sheep-eating plant? Well, it turns out there's one plant that's only in it for the ears...

Fire Urchin


Image: Candace Pratt Asthenosoma variumThe sea! The sea! The sea is on fire! We don't need no water 'cos it evidently doesn't have the normally expected effect!

Eyelashes Onna Stick


Image: NOAA Photo Library Actinoscyphia sp.The Venus Flytrap Anemone is 100% pure eyelashes! With, er, stinging cells and a carnivorous appetite attached.

Mole Cricket


Image: Mark YokoyamaYou know how you shouldn't make a mountain out of a molehill? Well, this might be your best opportunity to make a bonsai mountain that's even smaller than the average molehill!

Tangled Tubeworm


Image: John Turnbull Filograna implexaWorms. Lots and lots of worms. Uncountable hundreds and thousands of worms all hanging out together in a home of their own making.

Chiroteuthis


Image: NOAAChiroteuthis is MOSTLY tentacles. Glad to see they've got their priorities in order! Chiroteuthis is a genus containing 8 species of deep sea squid.

Black Long-spined Sea Urchin


Image: Patrick RandallIt's the water hedgehog... OF DOOM! Image: Patrick RandallAnd by water hedgehog I of course mean Sea Urchin.

Knitting Shrimp


Image: Moorea BiocodeIs that a gun in your pocket, or are you just settling down for some knitting? I know it sounds strange, but it's a perfectly reasonable question.

Big World


It's a very big world... Video: Peter Kuttner For a very small pillow. This tiny (or normal) version of the Giant Red Velvet Mite is just 3 mm long!

Black Long-spined Sea Urchin


Image: Patrick RandallIt's the water hedgehog... OF DOOM! Image: Patrick RandallAnd by water hedgehog I of course mean Sea Urchin.

Doto varaderoensis


Image: Linda IannielloI'm sure this sea slug is meant to avoid predators by using camouflage... But I can't help but think that it avoids predators by looking contagious.

Fingered Dragonet


Image: Nick HobgoodTiny dragons can do a lot with a finger or two! And a bit of lipstick, apparently.

Roughty-tufty Legs


Image: Aleksey GnilenkovExoskeletons are pretty great; it's one of my favourite things about insects.

Chinese Lantern


Image: IsfuglThe Chinese Lantern is a hardy perennial that will provide you with all the natural, biodegradable paper lanterns you could ever want!


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