Educated Earth // Videos - Life On Earth - Tube Worm Defense Mechanism
User:
Pass:
Remember Me
Forgot Pass Register

Our educational work is entirely supported by people like you. Your donations directly add new exhibits and new features to the website, and even helps us open the Prehistoria Natural History Center!




eXTReMe Tracker

Videos / Life On Earth / Tube Worm Defense Mechanism







Tube Worm Defense Mechanism
Loading the player...

Tube Worm Defense Mechanism
This is an unidentified species of tube worm, though likely of the family Sabellidae (feather duster worms). Watch this strange sea creature disappear within seconds of sensing danger.


  • Currently 2.81/5
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Rating: 2.8 / 5 (1005 votes)
Posted by nova on May 26, 2011
Hits: 5277

More Videos

Antonov An-225 Carrying Soviet Shuttle
Antonov An-225 Carrying Soviet Shuttle
Type: Astronomy
Picturing Shocking Stats
Picturing Shocking Stats
Type: Humanity
Octopus vs Eel
Octopus vs Eel
Type: Life on Earth
Building Stonehenge
Building Stonehenge
Type: Physics & Chemistry
 Cockroach Controlled Robot
Cockroach Controlled Robot
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Dolphin Blows Bubble Rings
Dolphin Blows Bubble Rings
Type: Life On Earth
SAS Super Aviator
SAS Super Aviator
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Direct Energy Weaponry
Direct Energy Weaponry
Type: War
Building The World's First Charter City
Building The World's First Charter City
Type: Humanity
Solar Eruption Filmed In UV Light
Solar Eruption Filmed In UV Light
Type: Astronomy
Remote Controlled Lawnmower
Remote Controlled Lawnmower
Type: Tech & Gadgets
World's Fastest Electric Motorcycle
World's Fastest Electric Motorcycle
Type: Tech & Gadgets
Building A Health Care System in Rwanda
Building A Health Care System in Rwanda
Type: Making A Difference
Alex Grey Interview On New Realities
Alex Grey Interview On New Realities
Type: Humanity
Chandra, Not Your Backyard Telescope
Chandra, Not Your Backyard Telescope
Type: Astronomy

Comments

Posted by spock on May 26, 2011 at 9:33 pm
I have made a post on Reddit, hopefully somebody on there can help us ID this thing.
Posted by nova on May 26, 2011 at 9:34 pm
Thanks spock, it is much appreciated. Between our community and theirs, I have no doubt we'll come across an answer.
Posted by nova on May 27, 2011 at 3:27 pm
Species (probably) identified :)
User: Pass: Remember Me

To comment on this item, please login or register.


Warning: Unknown: Your script possibly relies on a session side-effect which existed until PHP 4.2.3. Please be advised that the session extension does not consider global variables as a source of data, unless register_globals is enabled. You can disable this functionality and this warning by setting session.bug_compat_42 or session.bug_compat_warn to off, respectively in Unknown on line 0