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34 Unique Marine Creatures

From Freaky Fish to Geeky Sea Creatures

— February 5, 2011 — World
Marine biologists find many interesting sea creatures and have often wondered how they survived whether its theories on food intake or their biological make up. One thing that's certain is that lots of sea creatures depend on salt water to survive, but where does the salt come from? Courtesy of Nicole “Snookie” Polizzi she has the answer to why the ocean is salty. In last night’s episode she told a fellow guido that ocean water is salty because of whale sperm. Perhaps that’s why the Little Mermaid wanted life on land so badly.

Inspired by Snookie’s and the mysteries of the deep, here are a few unique marine creatures who depend on water to survive.
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Jellyfish Solar Cells
Jellyfish Solar Cells
Swedish Researchers Develop Sustainable Tech from Sea Creatures
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Psychic Sea Creature Sculptures
Psychic Sea Creature Sculptures
Paul the Octopus' Future-Predicting Ability Immortalized in Gold
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Whale-Summoning Songs
Whale-Summoning Songs
M&C Saatchi Create a Commercial that Brings in the Whales for Optus
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Immaculate Conception For Sharks
Immaculate Conception For Sharks
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Kris Kringle Belugas
Kris Kringle Belugas
The Santa Whales Will Not Deliver Presents, but Will Deliver Laughs
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Geeky Sea Creatures
Geeky Sea Creatures
Nifer Fahrion Makes USB DataSquid For Fishy File Sharing
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Self-Catching Fish
Self-Catching Fish
Using Sound & Pavlov's Law
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Chromatic Marine Creatures
Chromatic Marine Creatures
'New World Transparent Specimens' Exhibit is Simply Breathtaking
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Teach Fish Tricks
Teach Fish Tricks
R2 Fish School
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Enlightened Fish
Enlightened Fish
Dried Cod Lamps as Art
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Sea Creature Closeups
Sea Creature Closeups
The CoML Project Showcases Adorable Marine Life
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Doctor Fish
Doctor Fish
Being Eaten Alive as Medical Treatment
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Underwater Pollution Sniffers
Underwater Pollution Sniffers
Robotic Fish to Detect Marine Pollutants in Ocean Near Spain
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Amazing Artistic Porpoises
Amazing Artistic Porpoises
The Painting Dolphin Xiaoqiang Makes Lovely Pictures
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Bizarre Crossover Dogvertising
Bizarre Crossover Dogvertising
Volkswagen SpaceFox Dog-Fish Campaign
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Animal Cartoonuendos
Animal Cartoonuendos
Andrey Gordeev's 'Sex and Animals' is Naughty but Nice
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Hybrid Animal Talismans
Hybrid Animal Talismans
Hip Shark Necklace Has a Hipposhark Eating a Lady
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Cheeky Swimwear Ads
Cheeky Swimwear Ads
Wonderbra Gets The Attention of Sea Creatures
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Underwater Fish Robot
Underwater Fish Robot
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Wee Sea Creature Discoveries
Wee Sea Creature Discoveries
5 New Species of Pygmy Seahorses Found
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New Species of Shark Caught on Video-What Else Is Out There?
New Species of Shark Caught on Video-What Else Is Out There?
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Cartoon Fish Anatomy
Cartoon Fish Anatomy
The 'Finding Nemo Anatomy Sculpt' is Educative
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Extreme Tourism
Extreme Tourism
Swimming With Sharks
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Fake Sperm Whales
Fake Sperm Whales
Stranded Sculptures
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Siamese Twin Fish
Siamese Twin Fish
Conjoined Nile Tilapia
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Life-Sized Felt Whales
Life-Sized Felt Whales
Tristin Lowe Sparks Whaling Talks with Giant Fabric Albino Whale
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Hybrid Sea Creatures
Hybrid Sea Creatures
Ali Alisir Goes Under the Sea for Inspiration
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Jellyfish Mania
Jellyfish Mania
100 Foot Long Giant Jellyfish Discovered + Jellyfish Ice Cream and Robots
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Denim Fish
Denim Fish
Extraordinary Quiksilver Deep Blue Ads
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Ugly Endangered Species
Ugly Endangered Species
10 Creatures Nearing Extinction
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Real-Life Mermaids
Real-Life Mermaids
Linden Wolbert has Turned Herself into a Sea Creature
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Freaky Fish Photomentaries
Freaky Fish Photomentaries
Human-Like Fish With Teeth and Limbs
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Man-Eating River Monsters
Man-Eating River Monsters
The Goonch Catfish
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