A huge crustacean has been found lurking 7km down in the waters off the coast of New Zealand.    The creature - called a supergiant - is a type of amphipod, which are normally around 2-3cm long.    But these beasts, discovered in the Kermadec Trench, were more than 10 times bigger: the largest found measured in at 34cm. / via @blprnt

'Supergiant' crustacean found in deepest ocean

A huge crustacean has been found lurking 7km down in the waters off the coast of New Zealand. The creature - called a supergiant - is a type of amphipod, which are normally around 2-3cm long. But these beasts, discovered in the Kermadec Trench, were more than 10 times bigger: the largest found measured in at 34cm. / via @blprnt

Vanilla Slice: Known in NZ as Custard Squares, and affectionately in Australia as 'Snot Blocks' (yes, so cultured, those Aussies) these custard pastries are a childhood favourite!

Vanilla slice

Vanilla Slice: Known in NZ as Custard Squares, and affectionately in Australia as 'Snot Blocks' (yes, so cultured, those Aussies) these custard pastries are a childhood favourite!

Afghans - rich and not too sweet. And [ahem] healthy because of the added cornflakes!

Afghans - rich and not too sweet. And [ahem] healthy because of the added cornflakes!

Pavlova - a meringue dessert named for the famous ballerina... originated in NZ... but the Aussies disagree...

Pavlova

Pavlova - a meringue dessert named for the famous ballerina... originated in NZ... but the Aussies disagree...

You might call this honeycomb... in NZ it's called Hokey Pokey and features in the popular Crunchie Bar (or the Violet Crumble in Australia)

You might call this honeycomb... in NZ it's called Hokey Pokey and features in the popular Crunchie Bar (or the Violet Crumble in Australia)

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