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January 9, 2013
Giant squid filmed in Pacific depths

Wed Jan 9, 2013 4:20pm AEDT. Scientists have captured footage of an elusive giant squid, estimated to have grown as large as eight metres long, that roams the depths of the Pacific Ocean. Japan's National Science Museum succeeded in filming the deep-sea creature in its natural habitat for the first time, working with Japanese […]

February 27, 2012
Eavesdropping on the squid world

By Jonathan Amos Science correspondent, BBC News, Salt Lake City   Marine biologists are starting to get a good idea now of how squid hear and how they react to sounds in the ocean. It is only recently that scientists have come to accept that cephalopods have any auditory capability at all. But new experiments […]

June 29, 2011
Rare Deep-Water Giant Squid From South Florida Brought To UF

by News Service – June 28, 2011 21:59 EST GAINSVILLE, Florida — University of Florida researchers received a rare 25-foot-long, deep-water giant squid Monday, the only one of its kind in the collections of the Florida Museum of Natural History. Recovered by recreational fishermen who found the creature floating on the surface about 12 […]

June 27, 2011
Coral Reef Facts: June 27, 2011 – Caribbean Reef Squid

Coral Reef Fact: Caribbean Reef Squid (Sepioteuthis sepioidea) are 1 of 6 species of “flying squid”. These squid “fly” by expanding their mantle which fills with water. They quickly contract their muscles to expel the water to propel themselves in any direction & sometimes times out of the water if they are startled or fleeing […]