This is the world’s only immortal animal. Turritopsis nutricula is a jellyfish that is 4-5 mm in length. When Turritopsis nutricula reaches sexual maturity, it begins transforming old cells into new cells in a continuous process called transdifferentiation.

This is the world’s only immortal animal. Turritopsis nutricula is a jellyfish that is 4-5 mm in length. When Turritopsis nutricula reaches sexual maturity, it begins transforming old cells into new cells in a continuous process called transdifferentiation.

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    As mentioned on Torchwood, Turritopsis nutricula is the only known species to live forever (minus the external factors).
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