The tiny glow in the dark shark with a massive nose: New lanternshark species has evolved to sniff out prey in the dark depths of the Pacific Ocean.

Researchers have identified a new species of miniature lanternshark that glows in the dark. 

The shark, which measures 14.5 inches long (36.8 centimeters) and weighs less than two pounds (0.9 kilograms), was serendipitously found 1,000 feet (305 meters) below the Pacific Ocean, off the coast of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands.

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