A Sea Monster with Nothing to Hide

Posted by on March 19th, 2009


No, it’s not Casper the friendly ghostfish. The Barreleye fish is an elusive deep sea creature. Until recently scientists didn’t know that it had a bizarre translucent head, then the beast was observed alive and caught on camera.

One Response to “A Sea Monster with Nothing to Hide”

  1. AndrewMayne Says:

    He looks like a 2-liter bottle with an algae farm inside. The facial expression says “special”.

    But you know who else has a transparent skull? Braniac. So I'm not messing with this fish.