The incredibly mobile and efficient eyes of the mantis shrimp

Their eyes can rotate in ways you wouldn’t imagine.

Shrimp-inspired camera leads to new underwater GPS

The novel camera help researchers devise a novel underwater GPS method.

Colorful shrimp could teach us how to build stronger materials

Researchers are now one step closer to developing super strong composite materials, thanks to the mantis shrimp – a marine crustacean strong enough to cut a finger.

Shrimps communicate using a secret, polarized light language

An University of Queensland study of mantis shrimp discovered a new form of light communication employed by the animals, the findings having potential applications in satellite remote sensing, biomedical imaging, cancer detection, and computer data storage.