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Fish science explained: meet ten of the weirdest fishes - life short science news

Most people know fish from the dinner table, or from their aquarium. Not many people know that fish form an extremely diverse group of animals and have evolved into many species that are as different from each other as night and day.

Many of them have unique ways to see the world around them or to hunt prey. Others change their appearance or their physiology so dramatically over their lifespan, that it is hard to imagine that one is looking at the same fish at different phases of its life cycle.

Read in our special "Science explained" article all about the weirdest properties of fishes, and find out how they have adapted to the different aquatic environments they live in!

Read the full story: Science explained: Top ten fabulous fishes


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