TGIF: Pistol Shrimp

Wicked cool. Hat tip to the Crust-L.

Kevin Zelnio (886 Posts)





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4 comments on “TGIF: Pistol Shrimp
  1. Dr. Sheila Patek of UC Berkeley was a Barthalomew awardee at SICB 2008, where she spoke about “shrimp hammers and lobster harmonics”. She described the force of the shrimp hammer as an example of “cavitation”.

    Very interesting phenomenon. Check it out. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cavitation

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