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Live Architeuthis photographed

  1. Sep 28, 2005 #1

    Mk

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    Live Architeuthis photographed!!

    http://news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/ap/20050928/ap_on_sc/japan_giant_squid
    http://www.abc.net.au/science/news/stories/s1470054.htm
    http://news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/afp/20050927/sc_afp/scienceanimalssquid
     
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  4. Sep 28, 2005 #3

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    Impressive! I love cephalopods!
     
  5. Sep 28, 2005 #4
    Wow! Maybe I should be a marine biologist instead of a physicist.
     
  6. Sep 28, 2005 #5

    matthyaouw

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    I was talking to my brother today, and he said to me:
    "Did you hear that they almost caught this 20m octupus that's been sinking ships in japan? A fisherman got its tentacle, but it got away."

    :rofl:
     
  7. Sep 28, 2005 #6
    THis is so cool, and I haven't even visited the links yet. thank you!
     
  8. Sep 28, 2005 #7

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    Oh, ow, the poor thing left a tentacle behind. :frown: Thanks for sharing the story! That's pretty cool that they finally saw one live and it behaves quite differently from what was expected.
     
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