As land animals, we humans are most familiar with the thin sliver of the ocean along the coast, where we vacation, collect shells and watch the sun rise or set. By contrast, the deep ocean is entirely unfamiliar. We know more about the surface of the moon than we do the bottom of the sea.
Our vast, unexplored ocean is home to an extraordinary array of life. Here’s a look at some of the strange species you probably didn’t know were out there!
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