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Jumbo shrimp? January 22, 2009

Posted by vorpalkeith in science.
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“. . . the tadpole shrimp, one of the oldest animals on Earth, does not usually grow bigger than 5-6 centimetres, while the creature caught in Ukraine was almost 20 centimetres long.”

http://www.russiatoday.com/news/news/25433?gclid=CLT_jO-6oZgCFQEoGgodBBIqnw

One can’t help but wonder just how far downriver this place is from Chernobyl.  It is the Ukraine, after all.

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