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    <>Sea Monkeys c. 1960s comic book illustration

    <>Sea Monkeys were invented by
    <>Harold von Braunhut in collaboration with marine biologist <>Dr. Anthony D’Agostino i<>n 1957 an<>d originally calle<>d “Instant Life “ and so<>ld for only 49 cents. Br<>aunhut changed the name to “Sea-Mon<>keys in 196<>2.  using illustrations by the comic-book illustrator Joe Orlando, sea monkeys were marketed in comic books throughout the sixties and the seventies.