The female cephalopod was caught in a crab trap and needed months of rehabilitation before she could go free.
I once saw a male cuttlefish in a research aquarium position himself between another male and a female. On one side, the side facing the other male, a menacing pattern of dark bands flashed along the body sending a message, I assume, of his claim over the female.
This little guy is changing the octopus game.
To the layperson, mollusks and insects might number among the most hideous creatures on the planet. But to biology buffs
It's been a big year for odd animals. And I've spent a good part of the last twelve months combing the news for odd animals stories, sightings and discoveries. Here are twenty favorites.
"They are threatened by ocean warming, decreasing oxygen, pollution, overfishing, industrialization, and dozens of other