A Man O’ War ‘Epidemic’ Is Sweeping Australian Beaches, and It Won’t Be the Last

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Jellyfish and their relatives are taking over, man. Over the weekend, things got real weird off the coast of Queensland, Australia, where more than 2,600 people received treatment for stings from bluebottles, also known as the Indo-Pacific Portuguese man o’ war. These colonial critters have caused some 13,000 stings…

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https://earther.gizmodo.com/a-man-o-war-epidemic-is-sweeping-australian-beaches-1831584944