This is an interesting article explaining the down sides of octopus farms. One reason concerns ethics, and another concerns environmental impacts.
An octopus in a German zoo has learned to open jars of shrimp by watching zoo attendants perform the act underwater.
Frida, a five-month-old female octopus, opens the jars by pressing her body on the lid and grasping the sides with the suckers on her eight tentacles. With a...
Speaking of vanished mystery photos Thunderbirds Are Go [FT105], does anyone but me recall a "non-fiction" book published in the early 1960s that included multiple action photographs of a hard-hat salvage diver grappling with an octopus roughly the size of a Volkswagen Beetle?
Some of the...