Hidden Forest of Bamboo Coral May Be 1,000 Years Old

See this hidden forest of hidden forest of bamboo coral discovered some 7,500 feet deep in the Gulf of Mexico that could be nearly a thousand years old. 

Mysterious Deep-Sea Squid Spotted on Live Cam in the Gulf of Mexico

Watch this footage of an unusual squid which may or may not be a new species–scientists are trying to work it out.

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