Over the weekend, a team of scientists from the Museums Victoria, Australia, returned from a month-long expedition on board research vessel The Investigator. They were exploring the depths of eastern Australia’s abyss, an unexplored region 4,000 meters below the sea.
During their expedition, they rediscovered a species of fish known as the “faceless fish” that hasn’t been seen since 1873, and even got a photo of it. The problem? No one can take their discoveries seriously. Why? Here’s what one of the creatures they discovered, the “peanut worm,” looks like…
Yes, Twitter was very mature about the whole thing.