A sting from a box jellyfish can cause death in two to five minutes, which doesn’t give you much time to think about your situation.
Box jellyfish is known for Box jellyfish's notorious stings to human and many people die of box jellyfish stings each year.
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Fortunately, both victims survived the potentially fatal stings of the box jellyfish, which is considered the most venomous marine animal.
A Box jellyfish sting or similar toxic sting can be fatal so find out about the conditions of an area where they are known to be before diving.
a big yellow caution sign depicted a swimmer being attacked by a massive box jellyfish, whose sting can, indeed, prove fatal.
Other box jellyfish stings can cause a fatal reaction four to 48 hours after a sting due to Irukandji syndrome.
A box jellyfish sting can kill you in under 5 minutes.
As Professor Jamie Seymour explains in this video, the sting from a box jellyfish can kill you within two minutes.