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Hydra (genus)

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Hydra /ˈhaɪdrə/ is a genus of small, fresh-water animals of the phylum Cnidaria and class ... Once fully extended, the tentacles are slowly manoeuvred around waiting for contact with ...

Hail the Hydra, an Animal That May Be Immortal - Live Science

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Dec 22, 2015 ... In ancient Greek myth, the Hydra was a multi-headed monster that grew two more heads for every one that it lost. As it turns out, the real-life ...

Hydra | hydrozoan genus | Britannica.com

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Hydra, genus of invertebrate freshwater animals of the class Hydrozoa (phylum ... The hydra known to zoologists is a small aquatic animal only about 1.2 inches ...

This Animal Tears Its Face Off to Open Its Mouth – Phenomena: Not ...

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Mar 8, 2016 ... There's a small, tentacled freshwater animal called a hydra, whose mouth disappears every time it closes. I really mean that: it disappears.

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Mar 1, 2007 ... A live video capture of a Hyrda using the bright field mircoscope technique.

How to take care of a Hydra - Team Liquid

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Nov 9, 2007 ... Hydra is a genus of simple, fresh-water animals possessing radial symmetry. .... Triops cancriformis may therefore be the "oldest living animal ...

This little animal can potentially live forever : TreeHugger

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Jan 30, 2015 ... Scientists believe that the hydra may be able to eternally resist going ... of less than half an inch in length, they are marvels of the animal world.

Information on Hydra

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If disturbed, a hydra will contract its body and tentacles, so that it now ... the basal disc produces a gas bubble which carries the animal up to the water surface.

Hail immortality: Meet Hydra, the animal that may live forever | The ...

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Dec 26, 2015 ... Is there a creature that can defeat death? Yes, says new research that confirmed that the tiny hydra – a centimetre-long polyp that inhabits fresh ...

Freshwater polyp described as 'effectively immortal' by scientists ...

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Dec 10, 2013 ... Biologists from the University of Southern Denmark believe the microscopic animal, Hydra magnipapillata, is almost completely unaffected by ...

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What is a Hydra? - Animal Biology - Quatr.us

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Apr 20, 2016 ... A hydra is not much more complicated than that - it's a cylinder of cells two cells thick. The cells are specialized so that the inside cells know to ...

Meet the hydra, an animal that rips itself a new mouth every time it ...

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Mar 10, 2016 ... Imagine sitting down to a nice dinner with friends and family. Then, when the food is fully served, everyone suddenly rips their faces open to ...

Absurd Creatures: Hail Hydra, the Incredible, Maybe-Immortal Animal

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May 9, 2016 ... In fresh water all over the world lurks a creature that may just be immortal: the hydra. It's got kind of a jellyfish thing going on, with tentacles it ...