Aqua Facts

Aqua Facts

NOTE: All facts are reviewed periodically and might no longer be valid at some point as discoveries are made daily.

Cystal Jellfish has bioluminescent tentacles that allows it to light up it body.

Source; https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aequorea_victoria

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Source; https://www.google.com/amp/s/api.nationalgeographic.com/distribution/public/amp/animals/2008/08/cuttlefish-shape-color-predators

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Source; https://www.google.com/amp/s/api.nationalgeographic.com/distribution/public/amp/animals/invertebrates/group/sea-cucumbers

Image By; Teddy Fotiou from United States – Creature of the Day, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=36291653

Source; https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jellyfish

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With this force, Mantis Shrimp smashes its prey into pieces.

Source; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mantis_shrimp

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Some of the Mantis Shrimp cells even detect colors human cannot see such as ultraviolet rays

Source; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mantis_shrimp

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Source; http://www.dolphinsworld.com

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The heart of man weighs about 10 ounces and there are 16 ounces in one pound, do the math.

Source; https://blog.education.nationalgeographic.org/2015/08/31/how-big-is-a-blue-whales-heart/

Image from; Photograph by Shane Horan. Photograph by Michael Barera, courtesy Wikimedia

According to other researches they have been in existence before shark and dinosaurs

Source; https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jellyfish

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If they become separated, they rise up to the water column above the reef and search for each other.

Source; http://nationalgeographic.com/animals/fish/group/butterflyfish

 

Image from; Wikepedia (credit; Luc Viatour / https://Lucnix.b )

All jellyfishes are gelatinous zooplankton but not all gelatinous zooplanktons are jellyfishes.

Source; http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gelatinous_zooplankton

 

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Immortal Jellyfish cannot die by aging.

Source; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turritopsis_dorhrnii

 

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80m is more than 15 story building; a story building is usually 4.4m in height.

Source; http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/kelp

Image from Oceanlight (credit; Phillip Colla)

The ring of fire is a major area in the basin of the Pacific Ocean where many earthquakes and volcanic eruption occurs. In a large 40,000km horseshoe shape, it is associated with nearly continuous series of oceanic trenches, volcanic arcs and volcanic belts and plate movement. About 90% of the world’s earthquake and about 81% of the world’s largest earthquake occurs along the Ring of Fire.

Sources; http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ring_of_fire

http://www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/ring-fire/

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Source; http://www.nationalgeographic.com/animals/invertebrate/g/giant-squid/

Image from; PHOTOGRAPH COURTESY TSUNEMI KUBODERA OF THE NATIONAL SCIENCE MUSEUM OF JAPAN/AP

Source; https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/86128/10-eye-popping-facts-about-mantis-shrimp

Each eye contains 12 photoreceptors that allow them to sense different types of color. For comparison, human eyes typically contain three types of light-sensitive cells for seeing red, blue, and green.

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These fist spring forth from their bodies at about 80 km/h, even accelerating quicker than a .22-caliber bullet. At such speed, the water surrounding them reaches the temperature of the Sun’s surface for a short moment.

Image source – www scubadivingcostarica.com

Source: https://www.mentalfloss.com/article/86128/10-eye-popping-facts-about-mantis-shrimp

Just like the lizards or sea-stars, a lobster can re-grow a claw it lost to predator.

Source: www.thesmilingseahorse.com/blog/30-fun-facts-about-marine-life-you-wont-believe

They possess the most lethal leather poison in the entire ocean. Stone fish can still be deadly and is apparently the most painful sting human can ever feel. People stung by stonefish usually ask doctors to amputate the limb as the pain is mostly unbearable.

Source: www.thesmilingseahorse.com/blog/30-fun-facts-about-marine-life-you-wont-believe

Living invertebrates belonging to the animal phylum Cnidaria which are held together by Calcium carbonate. They serve as an ecosystem for other Marine organisms.

Source:  https://oceana.org/marine-life/corals-and-other-invertebrates