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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.”


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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