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25 stunning photos of jellyfish in honour of World Jellyfish Day

November 3 marks World Jellyfish Day, a day dedicated to raising awareness about these vibrant invertebrates. Despite their soft appearance, some of these creatures can have a powerful and painful sting. Here are 25 stunning images of these colourful animals in honour of National Jellyfish Day. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
25 stunning photos of jellyfish in honour of World Jellyfish Day
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12 incredible facts about jellyfish

Jellyfish are thought to pre-date the dinosaurs by millions of years. Thousands of jellyfish have been launched into space for experiments. Here are 12 things you probably didn’t know about these remarkable animals. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. As beach season gets underway, reports are already emerging of […]
12 incredible facts about jellyfish
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The world’s most dangerous venomous animals are all in Australia

Some of the world’s deadliest animals have venom that’s thousands of times more toxic than cyanide and can kill a human in minutes. Brown snakes, funnel web spiders, and the blue-ringed octopuses are among the animals that you do not want to mess with. We spoke with Steve Trim at […]
The world’s most dangerous venomous animals are all in Australia
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This Ice Cream Glows When You Lick It

British ice cream wizard Charlie Francis has created a glow-in-the-dark ice cream using synthesized jellyfish proteins — the same ones that allow these marine animals to produce light inside their bodies. The only snag is, the glowing confection costs around $US220 a scoop. So don’t expect to find it on […]
This Ice Cream Glows When You Lick It