Sequence of Electric Eel Leaping Attack (IMAGE) Vanderbilt University Caption Sequence shows electric eel attacking a model of an alligator head fitted with LEDs that the eel's electric impulses light up. The sequence runs from the top left to the bottom right. Credit Kenneth Catania, Vanderbilt University Usage Restrictions None License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.