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Science Could this crab have the most crushing claws?

You might not want to get caught in the claws of the hermit crab's big, scary cousin: the coconut crab.

Courtesy of Shin-ichoro Oka

The enormous claws of a coconut crab may be more powerful than they look – and they look pretty scary.

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