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marineknowledge:

New videography techniques have opened up the oceans’ microscopic ecosystem, revealing it to be both mesmerizingly beautiful and astoundingly complex. Explore this hidden world that underpins our own food chain — in the first-ever TEDTalk given by a fish …

skepttv:

The Blanket Octopus, One Of The Most Alien Animals To Swim The Earth

It’s generally agreed around these parts that octopodes are disturbingly awesome. The blanket octopus however kicks our cephalopod fascination into overdrive. How come? This creature looks like a swimming tablecloth or one of the aliens from

The world’s tiniest frogs, the size of a Tic Tac, discovered in New Guinea (Mongabay.com, 16 December 2011)

Citation:  Kraus, F. (2010) New genus of diminutive microhylid frogs from Papua New Guinea. ZooKeys 48 (2010) : 39-59. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.48.446

The world’s tiniest frogs, the size of a Tic Tac, discovered in New Guinea (Mongabay.com, 16 December 2011)

Citation: Kraus, F. (2010) New genus of diminutive microhylid frogs from Papua New Guinea. ZooKeys 48 (2010) : 39-59. doi: 10.3897/zookeys.48.446