April 28, 2010

How animals move underwater

Deep-sea animals have evolved a variety of ways of moving through the water. Some are graceful. Some are improbable. But all are fascinating. This new video prepared by MBARI’s Video Lab staff shows just a few of these approaches to underwater locomotion.

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