sciencefriday:

skunkbear:

congenitaldisease:

A brinicle, also commonly known as an “ice stalactite” forms under the sea ice when a flow of extremely cold saline water is introduced to ocean water. It is known as an ice stalactite because it is the undersea equivalent of a hollow stalactite. It freezes everything it touches, including sea creatures.

Tis real! But it looks like a CGI curse from a 90s film. 

Neat!

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