Posts Tagged ‘Cephalopod’

An Octopus Goes For A Leisurely Stroll

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

Amazing footage of an octopus leaving the water at the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve and taking a stroll on land while leaving behind a half-eaten crab in his wake. Found at YouTube from tuantube.

Coconut-Carrying Octopus

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

Who need opposable thumbs? This Veined Octopus demonstrates sophisticated tool use behavior by carrying around a coconut shell for protection. Found at YouTube from museumvictoria.

Octavius The Octopus

Friday, May 13th, 2011

Following in the footsteps (er, tentacles) of Caroline, meet Octavius, the new giant Pacific octopus at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo. Found at Discovery News.

Octopi Are Awesome

Friday, January 28th, 2011

Just how are cephalopods awesome? Let me count the ways! Found at YouTube from boingboingvideo.