by Project SCINI*A quick note on the photo: The two laser dots are 10cm apart.

Again from Frozen Planet with Sir David Attenborough, this is a giant(ish) sea spider.
Classification: PycnogonidsLocation: Under the ice in the Antartic and Arctic

These things are amazing. It is a commonplace in the far north and the far south, to find such gargantuan creatures. This is thought to be due to the lack of predators, the high oxygen levels in the water, and cold temperatures.

by Project SCINI
*A quick note on the photo: The two laser dots are 10cm apart.

Again from Frozen Planet with Sir David Attenborough, this is a giant(ish) sea spider.

Classification: Pycnogonids
Location: Under the ice in the Antartic and Arctic

These things are amazing. It is a commonplace in the far north and the far south, to find such gargantuan creatures. This is thought to be due to the lack of predators, the high oxygen levels in the water, and cold temperatures.

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