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Box Jelly

This group of animals have really left their imprint on the animal world – They are known as the box jellyfish! This group from the Cubozoa is known for their cubed, instead of round, shaped medusa and their powerful stings! Their shape may not mean much to most, but the box jellyfish medusae is folded…

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Venomous vs. Poisonous

What’s the difference between venomous and poisonous? While many people think the words are interchangeable, they’re actually not. Both venom and poison are bad things to come into contact with, but how one goes about contacting them can be very different.   Venom is something that is injected into your body in order to feel…

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