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Claire Danes and Tom Hiddleston chase their monsters in The Essex Serpent

Claire Danes and Tom Hiddleston chase their monsters in The Essex Serpent

Claire Danes and Tom Hiddleston in The Essex SerpentPhoto: Apple TV+ At the start of Apple TV+’s The Essex Serpent, Victorian wife Cora Seaborne (Claire Danes) is delivered from her husband, a brute who once, during sex, branded her with a red-hot poker on the neck (leaving an S-shaped scar). The sadist dies, apparently of …

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The twilight zone begins where only 1 per cent of light reaches and ends where there is no light at all. There's so little light at this level that marine life have to rely on faint silhouettes to find prey. So the highfin dragonfish produces light to mask its silhouette

Scientists spot rare bronze deep-sea dragon lurking in the twilight zone

An incredibly rare species of deep-sea dragonfish with a shimmering metallic bronze hue has been spotted in the ‘twilight zone’. Marine scientists filmed the highfin dragonfish (Bathophilus flemingi) at 980 feet (300 metres) deep in Monterey Bay, Moss Landing, California.  Footage shows the fish elegantly swimming through the water, like a bronze Parker pen or …

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