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Scientists Develop Squid-Inspired Camouflage

Researchers have developed systems that can automatically sense and blend into their surroundings by mimicking the methods of cephalopods such as octopus, squid and cuttlefish. 189 more words


Sooty Inkfish (sea hare)

(Aplysia fasciata)


Inkfish are very unusual creatures. I really like them because of how interesting and strange they are, and that they are not scared of people, giving you a way to get a close look. 887 more words


Random Cephalopod: Caribbean reef squid

Caribbean reef squid (Teuthida: Loliginidae: Sepioteuthis sepioidea) are often mistaken for cuttlefish because of their physical appearance. Most squid are elongated and have relatively short fins along the tips of their arrow-shaped bodies. 276 more words


Cuttlefish and starfish

Two fish that aren’t fish!

After the Ravellenics, durimg which I finished up a couple of Hansigurumi critters, I just kept knitting rather than crocheting. It happens every now and then :) So I finished two more of Hansi Singh’s patterns, both are projects that I started years ago. 213 more words