10 Amazing Bioluminescent Creatures Living On Our Planet



Bioluminescent Bacteria

Most of the bioluminescent animals that can be found in nature are actually just carriers of bacteria that produce light. Scientists are now able to capture this bacteria and use it as a natural form of light around the world.

Bioluminescent Scorpions

Scorpions are actually not naturally bioluminescent, but they light up under specific conditions. They have a chemical in their exoskeleton that shines under ultra-violet light and pretty much acts like a defense mechanism.