Attack of the Giant Jellyfish! Attack of the Giant Jellyfish!
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Attack of the Giant Jellyfish!

by Erik Winkowski Morgan Currie Michael Schaubach Lindsay Utz MacKenzie Fegan Audio Dregs Recordings Emily Taguchi

April 10, 2009

Giant jellyfish have invaded the northern coasts of the Japanese islands and they're causing problems. Frustrated local fishermen are hauling in little else. So one company, RIKEN, is trying to make marketable products from these gelatinous monsters. They're exploring everything from artificial gastric fluids made from jellyfish mucin to a jellyfish-based ice cream topping. If they succeed, they'll turn a costly problem into gooey gold. An original GOOD video.

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Attack of the Giant Jellyfish!