via This huge sea “worm” called a pyrosome swallowed a penguin

We’ve seen some bizarre and frightening animals before, ranging from slimy sea creatures to beasts with the strangest appearances. Yet nothing seems to both fascinate and terrify quite like the pyrosome.

Pyrosomes have rarely been encountered by humans, but scientists believe that the ocean may be filled with them. And while they seem like giant, harmless animals the size of a sperm whale, there’s a lot more than meets the eye

via This huge sea “worm” called a pyrosome swallowed a penguin

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