World’s Strangest

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Transparent Eel

You can see right through the whitespotted conger larva. This flat-shaped fish found in the waters around Japan is about six inches long now. But when fully grown, it will lose its transparency and be up to three feet long. Link (Translation) -via Twisted Sifter | Photo: Mie Prefecture Fisheries Research Institute

For Sale: Vaguely Tank-Like ’88 Chevy Caprice

Only $1,500 separates you from what a very nearsighted and ill-informed person might mistake for an armored car. It’s a 1988 Chevrolet Caprice with 33 inch tires and a turret. The car appears to also have a snorkel. Does it work? Buy it, then drive it through three feet of water and let us know. Link [...]