Are you planning on heading to the beach this summer? Are you someone who enjoys having fun in the sun? We are not here to put a damper on your good time plans, but we are here to provide you with some valuable insight on how to make your beach trip a little bit more safe this coming summer.
While you may come across a few purple bubbles during your swimming adventures this summer, we urge to beware of their inherent danger. A purple bubble is not a fun toy for you to play with and those who find these bubbles need to leave them alone before they place themselves in harm’s way.
So what is it about these bubbles that makes them so dangerous to beach goers? They represent the presence of the Portuguese Man of War and this creature is one that you do not want to tangle with under any circumstances. If this creature touches any part of your body, instant paralysis takes place.
Beaches everywhere are already doing their part to warn those who may not be aware of these dangers, posting signs that let people know more about them, so that they are always alert and aware of their presence.
This animal is also known as a floating terror and there is no circumstance where you should allow yourself to come near one. The sting is incredibly painful and the paralysis that results could cause you to sink like a stone before anyone even has a chance to save your life.
If you would like to learn more about this creature and how to avoid their painful sting, it is important for you to watch this educational video. Once you have seen it for yourself, it is time to pass it along to your friends and family members, so that they can safeguard themselves as well.
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