PHOTOS: New “Green Bomber” Sea Worms Fire Glowing Blobs

Publication: National Geographic News   Date: August 20, 2009   View Article

Researchers announced the discovery of at least five new “green bombers”-deep-sea, swimming worm species armed with “bombs” that glow a brilliant green when dropped.

The glowing bombs are thought to distract predators such as fish, allowing the worms to escape.

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