For over 100 years it was thought that a certain species of hermit crab was extinct. Scientists only knew them through dried-out remains. However, a submarine excursion has just turned up the first live specimens ever recorded.

More info: http://bit.ly/ZCaLvI

via I fucking love science

This post is posted on Tuesday 9 April 2013.
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    I have a special place in my heart for hermit crabs. These guys look fascinating.
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