The Coolest Sharks In The World

Sharks are equal parts terrifying, mysterious and incredible. With around 400 shark species existing in the world today, each has its own aesthetic, hunting techniques and temperament. Here are seven of the…

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The World’s Most Astonishing Aquarium Art

Aquarium Art Bedroom Aquarium

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At a time when cats reign supreme as the internet’s–and world’s–pet of choice, a few creative types have commenced their attempts to draw the pet fish from the depths of obscurity by creating incredible works of aquarium art. Places like Hydropolis in Qingdao, China, have even gone as far as creating entire living complexes within an aquarium.

Aquarium Art Bedroom Fishtank

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The Ghostly Cusk-Eel

Despite its name and appearance, the cusk-eel is not an eel but rather a fish. While the fish featured here is pretty small, the largest species of cusk-eel can be found traversing the 6,600-feet depths of the sea with a length of around 6.6 feet (2 meters).

The Deadly Draw Of The Clearfin Lionfish

Clearfin Lionfish

Despite its Miami Vice coloring, this isn’t much of a “fun-loving” fish. The venomous, carnivorous lionfish can be found cruising through the Indian and western Pacific Oceans, and unlike other lionfish, this species’ spines lack any kind of marking.

Not Your Average Catch Of The Day

Enormous Sunfish 1910

Caught and shot in 1910, the 3500-pound sunfish is the heaviest known bony fish in the world. For comparison’s sake, that’s the weight of around 17 newborn elephants.