20 Things You Should Share On Facebook
Do you have a Facebook account and no idea what to share? You're not alone. Here is a run-through of some of the web's greatest hits: all perfect for sharing. And with Internet Explorer 9, you can share in just one-click by pinning Facebook to your taskbar. Your friends deserve the best and you deserve the best way to share.
The World’s Strongest Animal is the Copepod
Today I found out the world’s strongest animal is the copepod. Relative to their size, typically about 1mm long, copepods are also the world’s fastest animal, being able to jump at a rate of about a half a meter per second. Their incredible strength, relative to their size, makes them over ten times stronger than any other known species on [...]
7 Wet, Wild & Weird Deep Sea Animal Wonders - WebEcoist
Earth's ocean depths are often referred to as the planet's last great unexplored frontier. Blacker than the darkest night, crushed by unimaginable pressure and for the most part untouched by the hand of Man, the benthic world is bursting with life - though in many cases not life as we know it. Here are 7 exceptional examples of the wonders lurking far beneath.
Telescopefish Gigantura Sp by Dante Fenolio
Telescopefish (Gigantura indica and G. chuni) are deepwater fishes with a spectacular appearance. The telescoping eyes might be used to track bioluminescent prey items in the darkness of the depths. Further evidence that these fishes eat bioluminescent prey items include a stomach with a black tissue lining. The function would be to conceal recently consumed prey items that might still be glowing, keeping the predator from becoming a prey item to larger fishes. The sharp and significant…
Female Gravid Water Flea (Daphnia Magna) with Eggs Clearly Visible Photographic Print by Nigel Cattlin | Art.com
Female Gravid Water Flea (Daphnia Magna) with Eggs Clearly Visible Photographic Print by Nigel Cattlin at Art.com