Snorkeler Shocked To See 18-Foot Oarfish

Wed, October 16, 2013 11:21am



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A snorkeler off the coast of California found more than she bargained for on the ocean floor Sunday, when she saw the large eyes of an 18-foot fish staring back at her. It turned out to be a dead oarfish, a mysterious creature known to live in waters thousands of feet deep.

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