Video: Spongy “Human Sea Creature” Mystifies Chinese Beach

It’s thin, squishy, and shaped slightly like a human. It even moves a little bit. The unusual creature was found “floating along the shore” at an undisclosed beach in China on July 9, 2018. Most locals were “scared to approach,” according to the Daily Star, but as is usually the case, someone eventually rose to …

BP Crew Videotapes Spaghetti-like “Monster” Near Angola

What terrors await us in the depths of the ocean? Giant spider crabs? Grotesque goblin sharks? …animate spaghetti? Sure, why not? A video showcasing a bizarre underwater spaghetti creature was uploaded to YouTube on August 6, 2015. The creature, filmed by workers affiliated with the oil and gas company BP on June 15, 2015, was …

Weird Animals: Dumbo Octopus

Meet the Dumbo octopus, member of the genus Grimpoteuthis. These strange creatures live deep in the ocean. Most are found 3,000 to 4,000 meters below, often hovering just above the sea floor. And their fins – well, they look like the ears of Walt Disney’s Dumbo the Flying Elephant, hence their name.