The Fastest Punch in the World

13th September 2018

There is one ocean creature that is so strong, it could punch its way out of most aquariums, and it’s only 30 centimeters long!
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SOURCES:

https://www.aqua.org/Experience/Animal-Index/peacock-mantis-shrimp

https://cosmosmagazine.com/biology/mantis-shrimp-floats-like-a-butterfly-hits-like-a-heavyweight

http://www.loe.org/shows/segments.html?programID=12-P13-00047&segmentID=4

http://mentalfloss.com/article/86128/10-eye-popping-facts-about-mantis-shrimp

http://www.montereybayaquarium.org/

http://www.naturalhistorymag.com/biomechanics/082071/knockout-punch

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/phenomena/2008/03/21/mantis-shrimps-have-a-unique-way-of-seeing/

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/science/phenomena/2008/07/19/the-mantis-shrimp-has-the-worlds-fastest-punch/

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/speaking-of-science/wp/2018/05/02/this-creature-has-the-oddest-eyes-in-the-animal-kingdom/?noredirect=on