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Giant Squid Filmed in Pacific Depths, Japan Scientists Report


Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, scientists, research, study, oceans, science, news, interesting, habitat )

Carrie
- 591 days ago - phys.org
Scientists and broadcasters said Monday they have captured footage of an elusive giant squid roaming the depths of the Pacific Ocean, showing it in its natural habitat for the first time ever.



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Chris C. (147)
Monday January 7, 2013, 2:15 pm
Fantastic! (Now, leave it the hell alone! )
 

Carrie B. (309)
Monday January 7, 2013, 2:16 pm
I'm with you Chris!
 

Carol H. (229)
Monday January 7, 2013, 5:47 pm
noted, thanks Carrie
 

Terry V. (30)
Monday January 7, 2013, 6:40 pm
Carrie, I am using google chrome and got a malware warning when I clicked on visit site????????
 

Terry V. (30)
Monday January 7, 2013, 6:43 pm
Found this on youtube, just in case


 

Terry V. (30)
Monday January 7, 2013, 6:45 pm
Giant Squid filmed
 

John B. (215)
Monday January 7, 2013, 7:05 pm
Thanks Carrie for the link to the article by Shingo Ito. Great read, good info-graphic and marvelous pictures. Was a bit disappointed the was no video clip though. Read, viewed and noted.
 

Jason S. (57)
Monday January 7, 2013, 7:08 pm
Good posting, thanks
 

Nimue P. (230)
Monday January 7, 2013, 7:19 pm
Cool :)
 

Carrie B. (309)
Monday January 7, 2013, 7:28 pm
John B I was hoping for a video also.
 

Carrie B. (309)
Monday January 7, 2013, 7:41 pm
Thank you Terry!
 

Carrie B. (309)
Monday January 7, 2013, 7:45 pm
Terry, I use Chrome also and I had no problem earlier today, but just now I also got a warning! Thanks for the heads up!
 

Natasha Salgado (518)
Monday January 7, 2013, 7:47 pm
Just great,a new giant squid for man to start hunting.
 

Kim O. (403)
Monday January 7, 2013, 10:12 pm
Ditto to Chris C and Natasha S. Thanks Terry for the link, the cracken lives!!! Thanks Carrie for the post
 

D D. (102)
Monday January 7, 2013, 10:30 pm
Just too coollll!!!!!!
 

Giana Peranio-Paz (379)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 12:12 am
Beautiful! Now let's hope no idiots get their hands on this animal and decide to add it to their menues...
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 2:09 am
noted
 

Engele van Zyl (38)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 2:22 am
noted and thanks
 

Ruth S. (307)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 6:26 am
I agree with Chris C.
 

Carrie B. (309)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 1:17 pm
Eric checked this site this morning and all appears to be OK.
 

Suzanne L. (152)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 1:51 pm
Yay to the squid and like most others here I hope it's left to live out it's days without human interference.
 

Lois Jordan (54)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 2:05 pm
Noted. So interesting! Much thanks for posting.
 

David Menard (43)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 3:18 pm
way cool
 

janet f. (29)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 6:00 pm
And they didn't kill it? Shocking
 

Nelson Baker (0)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 6:13 pm
I am surprised they didn't kill it.
 

Hector Rodriguez (4)
Tuesday January 8, 2013, 9:43 pm
I'm worried about those Japanese research projects.

Are these japs going to kill the squid and later sell the meat??
(like they do with whales & dolphins).

I like research when animals are not killed.
 

Tanya W. (45)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 3:31 am
Wow, lets hope the japanese leave it alone to live as nature intended!!
 

Julija M. (2)
Wednesday January 9, 2013, 3:06 pm
yeah, hope they don't start hunting it now....
 

Gvapo T. (22)
Thursday January 10, 2013, 2:06 pm
thanks for sharing :)
It would be better if there was a video clip too
 

Melania Padilla (176)
Friday January 11, 2013, 11:06 am
Saw it already.... I use Google Chrome too and had no problem.
 

Klaus Peters (11)
Thursday January 24, 2013, 7:08 am
Have the Japanese eaten it yet? I would not be surpised.
 
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