A fisherman in Norway got the surprise of his life when he was out fishing for blue halibut and ended up reeling in an alien-like fish.
Oscar Lundahl, 19, was fishing in 2600-feet-deep water off the coast of the island of Andoya in Norway when he caught the prehistoric sea creature that had large bulbous eyes compared to its smaller body, The Sun reported in a piece published Sunday.
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“We were looking for blue halibut which is a rare species about five miles off shore,” Lundahl shared. “I had four hooks on one line and felt something quite big on the end of it.”
“It took me about 30 minutes to reel it in because it was 800 metres deep,” he added. “There were two halibut on two of the hooks and I was really happy about that and then I saw there was something...