Sea Gooseberries

As I mentioned in my last post, the Frozen Planet special last Sunday was full of awe inspiring creatures. in addition to the Sea Slugs, the Sea Gooseberries really grabbed my attention and imagination:

 I really enjoy seeing and learning about these crazy creatures, but I think I like imagining about the details even more. What they do, what they might encounter, what their strange lives must be like in the deep, dark ocean under immense pressures… If you want to learn more about these amazing little jellies, check here

Lastly, here’s a lovely plate by the great Ernst Haeckel.

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