ANIMAL "ZOMBIES": Nature's "Walking Dead" in Pictures

ANIMAL ''ZOMBIES'': Nature's ''Walking Dead'' in Pictures
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A lobster is held underwater in Maine in 2007. Three years earlier, the Trufresh seafood company floated the idea of selling what you might call zombie-fresh lobsters.

After being subjected to a special freezing method--a dip in subfreezing ocean water followed by supercold chemical brine--12 of 200 frozen-solid lobsters clawed their ways back to life after being thawed for a few hours, the company said.

"I guess I am skeptical about a lobster being brought back to life," Robert Bayer of the University of Maine Lobster Institute told the Associated Press. "But I'm willing to be shown."
—Photograph by Robert F. Bukaty, AP
 
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