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July 8, 2019

 

The Crafty Octopus

Scientists have known for some time that octopuses make use of shells and other objects they find to hide from predators.

October 3, 2018

 

Octopuses Are Smart

Octopuses have a complex genome that is nearly the size of the human genome.

September 18, 2017

 

A dolphin.

Dolphin Versus Octopus

Even when an octopus is technically dead, its arms can still fight.

March 17, 2017

 

How do you feel about robots that can learn and adapt?

Soft Robots Shaped Like Octopi

Scientists are using soft materials such as rubber and liquids to build new robots.

April 1, 2016

 

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You Gotta Have Hearts

Octopuses use three hearts to keep their bodies well circulated.

October 15, 2014

 

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Amazing Octopus Arms

Octopus arms have a mind of their own: When they're amputated, the arms live on for at least an hour, moving around and grasping things.

September 17, 2013

 

Fish can sign?

Can Animals Use Sign Language?

I know that gorillas and chimpanzees can learn sign language and use it to communicate. But can other animals use sign language, too?

February 8, 2012

 

Watch out - they're smart!

Octopuses Are Smart!

Stop saying octopuses are stupid... they aren't!

July 11, 2011

 

Octopus Games And Sophisticated Intelligence

Did you know that octopuses have even been seen engaging in play behavior?

March 25, 2010

 

Using Tools: Why Octopuses Are Carrying Coconut Shells

It seems the smartest member of the invertebrate world has learned how to use a tool

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