Rare Deep Water Shark | Rare deep-sea fish pictured

Rare deep-sea fish pictured Many deep sea fish display a show of spectacular colors, known as bioluminescence. Light is created when the ( protien or bacteria can't remember which pretty sure protien) Lucifern is broken Down.

look at my wings...wooooo

Oriental Flying Gurnard - Dactyloptena orientalis - at Lembeh Straits, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. The Oriental Flying Gurnard has large pectoral fins with eye spots which it displays to scare.

Deep sea creatures

A Marrus orthocanna, a deep-sea siphonophore related to the jellyfish. From “The Deep: The Extraordinary Creatures of the Abyss” by Claire Nouvian/Kevin Raskoff The New York Times > Science > Slide Show > Seadevils and Species Unknown

Funny Looking Fish

Last week, the IUCN 2009 Seamount expedition ended, with scientists sampling two final seamounts in the Indian Ocean. Caught at was this deep-sea anglerfish, also known as a seatoad. Sarah Gotheil From BBC news

chandelier that mimicks deep sea bioluminescence. Super cool!

Mesmerizing Chandelier Mimicks Deep Sea Bioluminescence (Photos)

Chandelier designed by Kateřina Smolíková is inspired by deep sea luminescent organisms. It is intended to be for darker places as an orientational light.

Deep Sea

Luminous creatures: Glowing deep sea creatures photographed by Joshua Lambus - Telegraph! I just learned this in my oceanography course!


The Pink Sea-Through Fantasia (Enypniastes eximia). This incredible creature was only recently discovered. It is a species of swimming sea cucumber that was found in the Celebes Sea.


Larval Leaf Scorpionfish (photograph by Chris Newbert, Minden Pictures). Lacking any other defense, many larval fish have adapted transparency as a method of camouflage—such as this tiny, see-through larval leaf scorpionfish in Hawaii.

We've only discovered a tiny fraction of the deep sea creatures.

Deep-Sea Fisherman's Discoveries in Russia Will Fuel Your Nightmares (By Roman Fedortsov)

We've only discovered a tiny fraction of the deep sea creatures.<<<And I'm incredibly concerned.<<Do i wanna die? Yup i wanna die!

Ha! That's the cutest octopus on the planet

Dumbo Octopuses are named because of their ear-like fins coming out of their heads. They live in the extreme depths of the water, some living 7000 meters below sea level. Unlike other octopuses, they swallow their food whole! SO CUTE!