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8 bizarre newly discovered deep sea creatures

By: Bryan Nelson on Jan. 25, 2010, 9:30 a.m.
The last frontier on Earth


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The last frontier on Earth

In many ways the deep sea is the last great unexplored frontier on Earth. Far beneath the sun's reach, down in the darkest depths, there is a bounty of mysterious creatures and nightmarish landscapes just now being discovered. In the last 10 years alone, and thanks to the adventurous researchers of the Census of Marine Life, thousands of previously unknown species have been pulled from the depths. Here are eight of the most bizarre discoveries. (Text: Bryan Nelson)