Science fiction writers don’t need to imagine what aliens from other planets might look like – they only need to look into the depths of the Earth’s oceans for inspiration.  From giant spider crabs, goblin sharks, and anglerfish to colossal squids, binocular fish, vampire squids and more; the deep-sea is home to a wide variety of creatures.


This infographic shows 32 of them, and the depths at which they live.  Thankfully, no human could ever achieve those depths, so don’t let these guys ruin your next beach vacation…

32 of the most bizarre deep sea creatures discovered so far
32 very bizarre deep sea creatures

Source: Alan’s Factory Outlet


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