The Invincible Water Bear or Tardigrade

Hello, Kaimen here!

In this article I’d like to tell you about the Tardigrade. Otherwise known as the water bear - the invincible animal!

Here are some fun facts about Tardigrades and some answers for a few questions you might have.

Isn’t he cute?!?

Ok. So you might be wondering what Tardigrade is.


A water bear is a minute invertebrate with a short plump body and four pairs of stubby legs, living in water or in the film of water on plants such as mosses.

Tardigradum means slow walker