More Weird Deep Sea Creatures
Presenting : The 'Dumbo' Octopus
Miles down in the waters off Nova Scotia, scientists recently discovered some very strange creatures, including the above : the 'Dumbo' octopus.
In an area described as being like "the Grand Canyon" underwater, where no human diver could survive, the researchers found a previously unknown species with an octopus-like body and fins that resembled floppy 'Dumbo' ears. Hence the nickname.
The tales of what else they found via their robot, two and a half miles deep, are absolutely fascinating.