Giant jellyfish spotted by divers - BBC News

  • Published on Jul 15, 2019
  • Divers have swum with a huge barrel jellyfish off the coast of Cornwall.
    Lizzie Daly, a biologist with Wild Ocean Week, said the creature was as big as her body.
    It is the largest species of jellyfish which is found in British waters, with the average diameter being about 40cm (16 inches).
    Image by underwater cameraman Dan Abbott.
    Please subscribe HERE
  • Pets & AnimalsPets & Animals

Comments • 1 799

  • GodSake Blake
    GodSake Blake 18 hours ago

    If they is one then there is going to be loads more. Nasty things

  • 芦闯
    芦闯 Day ago


    MERCIFUL CREATOR 11 days ago +1

    THE GREATNESS OF our CREATOR IS beyond our Knowledge and comprehensions

  • Stan Lehmann
    Stan Lehmann 21 day ago

    Long Live to this Jelly Fish!!!!!!

  • SharkManDan
    SharkManDan 23 days ago

    Thanks for sharing :)

  • LongArmed Squid
    LongArmed Squid 23 days ago

    This should be on my recommendations.

  • firas gh
    firas gh 24 days ago

    هل هو خطر المرور بجانبه

  • Mar s
    Mar s 24 days ago


  • HighLifeLiving420
    HighLifeLiving420 25 days ago

    Imagine the crazy things that are at the bottom of the ocean..stuff well prob never get to see in our lifetimes

  • kuanlimputera
    kuanlimputera 25 days ago

    is it dangerous ?

  • ralph
    ralph 27 days ago

    I believe in mermaids

  • Dwi ght
    Dwi ght 28 days ago +1

    I'd be terrified

  • Red Pill
    Red Pill 28 days ago

    Fake news, far left propaganda

  • hatching draggon
    hatching draggon 28 days ago

    Karl Pilkington must be having a heart attack right now

  • Terrible Trey
    Terrible Trey 29 days ago

    If i was swimming and saw this in the water i'd probably have a heart attack

  • Ricky Spanish
    Ricky Spanish 29 days ago


  • CloudDayLight
    CloudDayLight 29 days ago

    Still rather be around that than a box jelly I'm just don't with those

  • Random Tube
    Random Tube 29 days ago

    Thats it?

  • 200 subs and my parents will get me a dog!

    Jellyfish heading to Area 51 to release his brothas

  • Jeff Gilligan
    Jeff Gilligan 29 days ago

    Looks like that simply governor of Colorado

  • Rainbow Zebra700
    Rainbow Zebra700 Month ago +1

    They were insane to get that close to that big thing.

  • Naveen Bisht
    Naveen Bisht Month ago +1

    This miraculous , how much we don't know about ocean ?

  • Mike Becket
    Mike Becket Month ago

    Ahh jelly fish are all over the world not anywhere rare.

  • John homes
    John homes Month ago

    Awesome jellyfish but who's playing music underwater

  • Carl Ferrigno
    Carl Ferrigno Month ago

    Maybe it's auditioning for Welch's ?

    • hen ko
      hen ko Month ago

      I don’t know why but I’m really scared of it

  • TJ Matthews
    TJ Matthews Month ago

    That’s the biggest jellyfish I have ever seen, wouldn’t dare mess with it , the waters around must be filled with many of God’s water environment creatures living there

  • Richard Phillips
    Richard Phillips Month ago


  • Ask to seduce Miss
    Ask to seduce Miss Month ago

    rubbish in your home and kill aaaalllll your friends and family daily...SMH

  • Dragon Lightgalatic

    It look very deathly.

  • slam holo
    slam holo Month ago

    On the same planet and skin colour is the problem.

  • John Calaway
    John Calaway Month ago


    • Ask to seduce Miss
      Ask to seduce Miss Month ago

      Imagine how he would look and feel if the OCEAN was CLEAN!!!! Also imagine the terror of having humans point a camera and swim with u and all they do is shit and dump

  • Michael Melling
    Michael Melling Month ago

    Vid 2 short.

  • Sckrt Sckrt
    Sckrt Sckrt Month ago +1

    I feel bad for that jelly fishes mother..

  • VonDutch85
    VonDutch85 Month ago


  • Adam Othman
    Adam Othman Month ago

    Is that the first sighting of one?

  • Jamal M
    Jamal M Month ago

    Maybe a Megalodan sighting is coming soon.

  • Daun Ledford
    Daun Ledford Month ago

    It is beautiful. To think that each call is an individual animal all working for the greater good. Life

  • Charming nowhere to hide

    Can you bounce on them like Dory?

  • M .C
    M .C Month ago

    Hi (sorry for bad English)

  • Corina Cuello
    Corina Cuello Month ago +1

    Now all i need is peanut butter

  • Hey Young World
    Hey Young World Month ago

    I don’t know why but I’m really scared of it

  • John Tahlito
    John Tahlito Month ago +1

    Damn I’d love to eat that

  • x a v i e r
    x a v i e r Month ago

    cool now leave it alone pls

  • Justin loveless
    Justin loveless Month ago

    Ah the giant nope dart

  • koya koala
    koya koala Month ago +2

    Why it need to be that Big for? If it goes against its enemies it'll be Overkill!

  • Joyce Welborn
    Joyce Welborn Month ago

    I wonder how old it is :0

  • Uncle Hargle
    Uncle Hargle Month ago

    *The jellyfish was a paid actor*

  • vivianna hinks
    vivianna hinks Month ago

    Imagine how he would look and feel if the OCEAN was CLEAN!!!! Also imagine the terror of having humans point a camera and swim with u and all they do is shit and dump rubbish in your home and kill aaaalllll your friends and family daily...SMH

  • HelloiAmPiano
    HelloiAmPiano Month ago

    Send it back through the hell portal that it came from.

  • Darkblades Nightfall

    Woah, science never Bores me

  • HydraTurbo
    HydraTurbo Month ago +1

    The background music is from a minecracf disc ._.

  • Christopher Paul
    Christopher Paul Month ago

    That’s it? More footage.

  • Bebé Polar
    Bebé Polar Month ago +1

    Where is the plastic?

  • Larry Wayne
    Larry Wayne Month ago

    looks like a giant sperm cell

  • Łukasz Janota
    Łukasz Janota Month ago

  • Skippy the Alien
    Skippy the Alien Month ago

    Jellyfish just going out for a jog lol

  • The Shy Turtle
    The Shy Turtle Month ago

    This is why I didn't go in the ocean

  • Vibes by J
    Vibes by J Month ago

    Can you bounce on them like Dory?

  • 0LDB0Y 0LDB0Y
    0LDB0Y 0LDB0Y Month ago +1

    That thing is a straight up alien. Space isn’t the final frontier, our damn oceans are!

  • kesheeka Bhookhun
    kesheeka Bhookhun Month ago

    Please just don't hurt it..i mean do not bring it in labs for experiments

  • Big Man
    Big Man Month ago

    That jelly fish has Aids. Believe me i know these things.

  • H Man
    H Man Month ago

    Deep fried cummmies

  • Al Faiaz
    Al Faiaz Month ago

    had to watch a 15 second ad for this 30 something second video gosh

  • Alehgory Regic
    Alehgory Regic Month ago

    Das a jig 'ol bellyfish

  • Clorox Bleach
    Clorox Bleach Month ago

    *Sea Turtle Would Like To Know Your Location*

  • bubbles Billie
    bubbles Billie Month ago


  • Black Shade
    Black Shade Month ago

    If i saw that gtfo

  • mm 2018
    mm 2018 Month ago

    Everything up north is melting so we'll start seeing some real animals from back in the day

  • Josh and Caleigh
    Josh and Caleigh Month ago

    Beautiful but YIKES!!!

  • Milo W
    Milo W Month ago

    At the beginning I thought it was the stranger things theme lmao

    WE CAMBODIA Month ago

    Never seen that kind of fish

  • Vinson
    Vinson Month ago

    Looking for Doc Martin?

  • Majik- ballz
    Majik- ballz Month ago

    The size of a human body is not exactly "giant" now is it?

    • E
      E Month ago

      It's bigger than most jellyfish.

    KING OPP Month ago

    All the giants are comin to the surface