Should You Pee On A Jellyfish Sting? Debunked

Let me set the scene. It’s a hot sunny day, you’re at the beach, you decide to cool off with a quick swim, but something sinister is lurking in the water… not that, and no not that. Something worse. You’ve been stung by jellyfish and it really really hurts, but no need to worry, Joey’s […]

Watch These Cunning Snails Stab and Swallow Fish Whole | Deep Look

Big news. You can now support Deep Look on Patreon. More after the show. Cone snails are striking … in more ways than one. They lurk in the sand around coral reefs. And wait til you see what’s under the hood. That pretty veneer is hiding an impressive array of tools … and weapons. A […]

The Snail-Smashing, Fish-Spearing, Eye-Popping Mantis Shrimp | Deep Look

The mantis shrimp is a true heavy-hitter. Take this one. She’s about to devour this snail. But she’s gotta crack it open first. So, she carefully positions it… Then — BAM! — she punches it with the speed of a .22 caliber bullet. It’s the fastest attack in the animal kingdom. That’s one kind of […]