They've discovered, for instance, meat-eating sea sponges, and they've tracked a blue-fin tuna as it crossed the Pacific three times in less than two years.Link. Hold the phone—meat-eating sponges? If one of those things got loose, not even Steve McQueen would be able to save us. Especially since he's been dead for twenty-five years.
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