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Experts: "Nightmare octopus" in terrifying viral video was just being a normal octopus

Terrifying. Man-eating. Misunderstood?

For the past 24 hours, the internet has been buzzing over a video showing an octopus in Yallingup, Western Australia leaping out of the water to snare an unsuspecting crab. 518 more words

Modernist Tentacalis

I got tired of normal tentacle designs so I took matters into my own hands. If you guys didn’t know about my love for cephalopods, now you know!

Color: Sinful Colors in “Georgio”


Robb's Jetty, CY O'Connor Reserve: "Octopus does have some friends"

OK, so once again it is proven that the enjoyment of diving is often a state of mind. It doesn’t always matter how good or bad the conditions are. 221 more words

Scuba Diving

Are you my queen?

Chess pieces copulating without regard for rank or colour in the darkness and damp of the Great Maze.


Giant pawns impersonating balustrades on high balconies till you lean on them, then sneering as you all tumble, ‘ 324 more words

Bill Herbert

The Poor Design of the Human Eye

The human eye is a well-tread example of how evolution can produce a clunky design even when the result is a well-performing anatomical product. The human eye is indeed a marvel, but if it were to be designed from scratch, it’s hard to imagine it would look anything like it does. 1,855 more words