Fact: the Cambrian sea was both awesome and terrifying

I found a reconstruction video of Anomalocaris. Yes, that Anomalocaris. If this creature was anything like its CGI recreation, it is proof that Lovecrafian horrors did exist upon our planet. This creature fascinates and terrifies me, which is the story of my life. I love it! But it’s terrible! Behold:

Here’s a bonus video on the Cambrian explosion:

This is another, older article about the creatures that used to inhabit our oceans. Lobopodians are ‘worms with legs.’ Because I really LOVE what happens when worms have billions of legs.

It looks like a cactus, but it could probably kill you.

Worms + Legs = NIghtmare fuel