Five of the Coolest Species Discovered in 2013

These critters have now been added to the 1.2 million species known to science.

Biologists have already cataloged and named nearly 1.2 million species, but they’ve just scratched the surface. Some estimates suggest the planet hosts nearly 7 million more creatures that have yet to be identified. These are just a few of the many species new to science in 2013.

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