The Scariest Monsters of the Deep Sea

We took the spook-tacular celebration to the depths of the ocean, where some of the craziest—and scariest—looking creatures lurk in the dark

Frilled Shark (Wikicommons)

Stonefish (Synanceia verrucosa)

(Jacqueline Moen)
Perfectly camouflaged to look like a rock on the floor of a coral reef, the stonefish is the most venomous fish in the world. It has 13 spines along its back that release the venom, which can kill humans within just a few hours.

Comment on this Story

comments powered by Disqus