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RelaxWithReena : WOWWWW.. lil shapeshifter! :) I'm regretting never pursuing marine biology for my degree lol... but thankful you guys post these awesome clips!

Johnny Killjoy : "is it engorged or is it.... like that" quote of the century

Nope : "This isn't even my final form!!!"

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noisyturtle : That is clearly a deep sea otamatone.

Quinn Gilliland : I think this might be the first gulper eel video footage I’ve ever seen. Awesome!!!

Crow [x] : god i love these ppl bc its a reminder that scientists are really just normal people who know cool stuff

Cadmus Rhodium : This is probably the best footage that exists of this creature and will contribute so much to science. Thank you. I hate it.

Max Eberlein : I first heard about these things when I was six and always wanted to see a video of one. This might be the first good video of them ever.

Knight Blackni : It's mind blowing how alien these creatures appear to us despite living on Earth longer than we have.

evilferris : “ Touch it.“ 😂

Andy F. : I actually thought it had a meal in it's mouth before it opened it's jaws.

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LordofFungi : The way it wiggles at the end to fold the skin in properly. Dope.

Tina Lin : I remember watching this live and thinking, "What the heck is that weird balloon thingy?" and then laughing my butt off when the eel opened its mouth lol

Fhenix6 : That was so rad! Especially after he opened his mouth & became so tiny. Plus it's always hilarious to hear the scientists read the little guy before figuring out what it is haha!

R Kraus : Soooo enjoyable to watch...and to hear the scientists’ awe!

Life Hacks & Cool Products : Truly the best part of this video were the scientists (?) in the background.

IDrewD : I love the gasping that ensues after it opens its mouth.

PangoPixel : it looks like a music note when it's ballooned up lol

Genesis Kravitz : These people are literally living my childhood dream. I wanted to be a marine biologist. I’ve instead chosen nursing but my love still lives with sea life.

Eric Duong : it looks like a toad tadpole when its ballooning

Mauro Tamm : So a school of gulper eels is called a song?

Haruka Takahashi : This is like SUPER RARE FOOTAGE

Gryf Ketcherside : And this is why I've subscribed to your channel. Videos like this one keep me coming back! Amazing.

crowing : When someone says "you have a big mouth," you show them this!

Izaya Orihara : I've always been a great fan of Gulper Eels since I was a kid, really amazing to get some good footage of one! (And then have it look so incredibly grumpy, beautiful)

John Walters : A live Eurypharynx! Now I can die happy!

Squid? : eurypharynx pelecanoides, recorded alive!!! this has made my day

uriel galindo orozco : Ok somebody bring out the pokéballs we're gonna catch him

GeneralGeorge : Alright, aliens are real and they live in the ocean. As an aside, buetiful specimen, never seen anything like this.

Tyler Beattie : Is it possible it was sleeping? Gorges itself to kind of float around and appear bigger? Also, as a defense mechanism, I wonder how appearing bigger would actually work when their’s little to no light. So cool!

hwasang : seeing this move was surreal, it definitely looked like a muppet

TheBravo13x : WOW, that was amazing. I’ve heard of these eels but never seen video of them. I am mind blown right now, imagine what else is out there...

Stellar Onion : Gulper Eels are my favorite animal, I did a report on eels in elementary school and I saw this thing and loved it, cannot believe such clear footage of it was taken! Absolutely brilliant.

who uploads rips at 3 in the morning? : Absolute unit

Squid SQuiddly : I love the commentary on this

Justice Vasey : A gulper eel? Please. That was a living otamatone.

TheGreenRocket : This is now my favorite animal video and all time favorite human narration of any animal ever

Mrrp : Hell yeah that’s awesome

Jacinda Ramsey : That is amazing. Thank you so much!

Computer Bildschirm : 1:13 thats what she said

Gabe9408 : Top 10 things to watch high. It's so amazing and weird how different animals evolved over millions of years and that exists.

Ryaquaza 1 : It’s kinda small but amazing never the less Gorgeous eel species

Elane Thomas : you gotta' love this guy!

draughts d : Amazing video!

gh hg : I remember thinking I'd been spiked with shrooms while watching this Live. Epic Shot Crew!!!!

Decanta : Incredible footage! It really adds a dynamic perspective to what we’ve seen of gulper eels.

sailcat662 : Good thing I am high AF!

Born Again Farm Girl : Wow !