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The Sarcastic Fringehead

(YouTube link) Sir David Attenborough introduces us to the fish known as the Sarcastic Fringehead. Not only is it ugly, it’s quite aggressive. And wait until you see how it uses it’s mouth! This clip is from the BBC series Life. -via reddit

True Facts About the Angler Fish

(YouTube link) Ze Frank tells us all about the angler fish. Yeah, we’ve told you this stuff before about the weird weird angler fish, but he describes it all so well! NSFW language. -via Pleated Jeans

Teacher injured by falling fish

A teacher in Southwest Florida was injured after being hit by a fish that had fallen from the heavens. Despite being hit on the head by what was later…

Boiling Fish Prank

Lights, camera, goldfish. I love this, as someone who has always been a fan of both pranks and fish, I never thought I would see the two combined. The look on some of their faces is just priceless. One women goes right up to it and picks it up, and frankly I am surprised she [...]

Prehistoric fish was first to grow teeth

Scientists believe the first creature with teeth was a fish that lived 380 million years ago. Researchers discovered evidence of teeth in placoderms, …

"Handedness" in Fish

Look closely at the two scale-eating cichlid fish Perissodus microlepis above. See how their mouths are slightly asymmetric? For example, the mouth of the fish on the left curves slightly to the right. That, translates [...]

Deep-Sea Anglerfish Filmed For the First Time in Its Native Habitat

Scientists at the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute has filmed for the first time a deep-sea anglerfish in its native habitat off the ocast of California, at depths of 7,800 to 10,800 feet below the ocean’s [...]

The Missing Links: Is Lake Erie Wrecking English?

Stickmen May Not Have Organs, But They Do Have Feelings The plight of the stickman doesn’t get nearly enough attention these days. Please be warned, his inevitable fate does produce a few NSFW phrases. * Dr. Seuss Was An Oil Man Before he created the beloved books you know him for, Dr. Seuss created ads for the [...]

16 Delightfully Fun Ways To Make Sushi

Who doesn’t love Hello Kitty sushi? Ok, so that’s not really your thing? How about sushi that spells out the word “sushi?” There’s even an Obama roll, if you’re into eating presidential faces. However you enjoy your rice and fish treats, you’ll certainly dig on these great rolls. Link

The Missing Links: The Bike Helmet You Can’t See (Until You Need It)

Invisible Bike Helmet = Mind Blown The Invisible Bicycle Helmet | Fredrik Gertten from Focus Forward Films on Vimeo. The video starts slow, but wait for the bike helmet reveal. It’s awesome. * We All Get Attacked By A Kangaroo From Time to Time It’s a fact of life. You know that old saying: “Nothing is certain in life [...]