Besides being a feat of natural engineering with its long tentacles that act as touch receptors and as weapons, the box jellyfish is also simply beautiful to look at. And, depending on how the light strikes it, it can seem a hundred different colours at different points in time and space. Photo courtesy paulscott56.
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