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The Great Escape Of Inky The Octopus
Offbeat  (tags: Inky, Octopus, New Zealand, Escape, unusual, wildlife, world )

- 193 days ago -
Staff believe the common New Zealand octopus fled its enclosure when the lid was left ajar and headed to freedom down a pipe that leads to the sea. Inky went home...a great story. Please note, comment, forward.
Watch Underwater Footage of Octopus Eggs Hatching in Melbournes Port Phillip
Offbeat  (tags: octopus, ocean life, wildlife, video )

- 376 days ago -
VIDEO: Fascinating underwater footage from Melbourne shows how an octopus guards her eggs for hatching over a three week period
Seattle Aquarium Octopus Escape Video Explained: Ink, The Octopus, Was Not Trying To Flee
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- 597 days ago -
A Seattle aquarium octopus almost escaped, all is caught on camera and of course the video has gone viral. But according to officials from the Seattle aquarium, the new octopus named Ink, was not at all trying to flee, it was exploring its environment.
Hello Crab. Goodbye Crab. Octopus Gets Crabby - Video
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, wildlife, crab, octopus )

- 610 days ago -
You're out there, in the wild, enjoying nature, taking it all in, when all of a sudden... IT'S AN OCTOPUS EATING A CRAB! Yikes.
3 Amazing Things You Didn't Know About Octopuses
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, octopus )

- 898 days ago -
Octopuses are one of nature's most mysterious animals. While they're best known for having 8 tentacles with suction cups and the ability to shoot 'ink', there are other features of octopuses that a lot of people don't know, and these three interesting
7 Masters of Disguise in the Animal Kingdom
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, photos, environment, animals, animal camouflage, animal disguises, animals, coral reefs, fish, moths, octopus )

- 1168 days ago -
Lots of our animal cousins blend into their backgrounds with color patterns that match bark, grasses, and other habitats, but some go the extra mile: they pretend to be someone else.
Ashes of Paul the Octopus on Show in Germany
Offbeat  (tags: Octopus, Paul, memoria, Germany )

- 2104 days ago -
Paul the octopus, who shot to fame during the football World Cup last year for his flawless record in predicting the outcome of games, will get a shrine to mark three months since he died, his aquarium said Monday. psychic
Last Shot- When I Grow Up, I'M Going to Predict World Matches! -Urlesque
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, baby, octopus, cute, pic )

- 2284 days ago -
Big news Urlbots! We've officially handed our Last Shot duties to you. Every M-F we'll post our Last Shot on our Facebook Page and from there it's up to you guys to come up with the best captions you can think of. We'll feature our favorite everday @ 6pm.
Paul Picks Spain But Mani's on Holland for World Cup
Offbeat  (tags: parakeet, Singapore, World Cup soccer, Netherlands, Spain, Paul, octopus, Mani )

- 2296 days ago -
A crowd of football fans lean forward as Mani, Singapore's World Cup-forecasting parakeet, creeps out of his small wooden cage and chooses between two white cards - one hiding the flag of the Netherlands, the other Spain.
Octopus Paul Predicts Spain Cup Win
Offbeat  (tags: Paul, octopus, World Cup, predict, Spain, Germany, protection, threat )

- 2298 days ago -
Let the fiesta begin. Spain will win the World Cup for the first time in their history on Sunday, according to Paul, the "psychic" octopus with a perfect prediction record.
Octopus Predicts German Win Over England
Offbeat  (tags: octopus, fun, soccer predictions, animal prognosticators, FIFA, Germany, England, superstitions )

- 2311 days ago -
A two-year-old octopus oracle, Paul the Octopus, has predicted a German win over England in the latest round of the FIFA World Cup.
Animal Smarts
Offbeat  (tags: octopus, brains, intelligence, humans, animals, smarts )

- 2497 days ago -
While we anticipate that someday we will have the chance to connect with another civilization from another galaxy, there are entire nations of living beings right here that we are just becoming acquainted with. Perhaps someday we will learn to
Six-Legged 'Hexapus' Claimed as World First in Britain
Offbeat  (tags: hexapus, sea creature, octopus )

- 3140 days ago -
British marine experts have found what they claim is a world first -- a six-legged octopus, or "hexapus," whom they have christened Henry. The unique sea creature, which has two limbs fewer than a normal octopus, is believed to be the result of a

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