Riddle: how much does a ton of water bears weigh?
Oops, misspelled a word. How much does a tun of water bears weigh?
What an amazing picture – thanks PZ for posting it. Years ago I read a Stephen J Gould essay about these guts that fascinated me, but I could never imagine that looked as mean as this!
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