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Divers Find Giant Floating Blob, Have No Idea What It Is

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 07.29.2015 | Science

  While under water off the coast of Turkey, a group of divers encountered a translucent blob about the size of a car. The blob felt &l...

Colossal Squid Caught On Video By Startled Russian Sailors

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 07.27.2015 | Science

Shouldn't creatures of the deep be ... a bit deeper? Russian sailors recently came across a massive squid, which they captured on video post...

Giant Squid Washes Up On New Zealand Beach After Mysterious Death

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.15.2015 | Science

A giant squid washed up on a beach on New Zealand's South Island earlier this week, surprising onlookers and delighting scientists at the Kaikoura Mar...

WATCH: Strange Way Jumbo Squid 'Talk' To Each Other

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 01.24.2015 | Science

Marine biologists have long known that giant Humboldt squid communicate by rapidly changing their body color in flashes of red and white. But what mes...

Help! My Phone Has More Accessories Than Me

Robin Raskin | Posted 03.01.2015 | Technology
Robin Raskin

I've got my clothes laid out on one side of the bed. The other side belongs to my phone and its accessories. Guess who's better dressed? Here's what's on my list for the trip out to CES in Las Vegas this year.

Study: Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria Found In Food For First Time

The Washington Post | Posted 06.11.2014 | Healthy Living

Researchers in Canada have discovered an antibiotic-resistant bacteria for the first time in a food product — raw squid — widening the potential e...

Mercury in Seafood: A Little Clarity

Carl Safina | Posted 05.27.2014 | Green
Carl Safina

One of the most dangerous yet confusing toxic pollutants is mercury in seafood. Mercury is very bad for developing fetuses and children, and seafood is very good for them. But mercury is in all seafood. Like I said: confusing.

"The Pun and Only"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 05.18.2014 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima As a guy who has always loved puns, and has been known to use as many as 10 at a time (even if they don't work, I can say, "No pun in...

Top 5 Tastes: Chewing on Some Hype

Leah Bhabha | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
Leah Bhabha

Sure, waiting's the worst, especially for an impatient youngest child as myself, but when it pays off, there's nothing like it.

What to Eat in San Sebastian

Phoebe Lapine | Posted 11.04.2013 | Taste
Phoebe Lapine

Pintxos bars -- the Basque equivalent of tapas -- are the cornerstone of San Sebastian's thriving foodie culture.

WATCH: Deep-Sea Mystery Solved With Help Of Chance Encounters

natureheader | Daniel Cressey | Posted 08.29.2013 | Science

A few chance encounters hundreds of metres underwater seem to have solved the long-standing mystery of what one squid species does with its unusual te...

I Can See What You're Dreaming

Kelly Sullivan Walden | Posted 06.10.2013 | Technology
Kelly Sullivan Walden

If we can "see" what we are dreaming, then we can see what we are thinking in our waking lives, as well... I think it can't help but be a catalyst to assist us to become a more empathic, compassionate, aware, even... dare I say, enlightened civilization.

WATCH: 'Crittercam' Reveals Squid's-Eye-View

Posted 03.29.2013 | Science

By: Megan Gannon, News Editor Published: 03/28/2013 09:21 PM EDT on LiveScience To see firsthand how an elusive species of jumbo squid lives, scie...

Squid Capture Inflames Territorial Dispute

AP | MICHAEL WARREN and PAUL BYRNE | Posted 03.25.2013 | Green

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina -- It was a rare victory in the squid wars: Argentina's coast guard cutter Thompson fired warning shots at two Chinese trawle...

Rhode Island Wants To Make It Official

AP | MICHELLE R. SMITH | Posted 02.28.2013 | Politics

PROVIDENCE, R.I. -- Georgia's got the peach, Maine's got the whoopie pie and now Rhode Island wants to claim calamari as an official state food: Speci...

WATCH: Squid Sex Like No One Has Ever Seen It

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.21.2013 | Science

Ever wonder how squid have sex? Now you can find out, thanks to a deep-sea "sex tape" that's being called the first of its kind. The squid sex vid...

A Feast of Seven (Sustainable) Fishes

Sea to Table | Posted 02.16.2013 | Home
Sea to Table

Among all the ways to celebrate the holidays, we can't help but be partial to the Mediterranean tradition of the Feast of the Seven Fishes, a seafood-...

Mystery Of Mass Squid 'Suicides' Possibly Solved

Posted 12.15.2012 | Green

By: Tia Ghose, LiveScience Staff Writer Thousands of jumbo squid have beached themselves on central California shores this week, committing mass ...

WATCH: No Clear Cause For Mass Squid Deaths

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 12.11.2012 | Green

After hundreds of Humboldt squid beached themselves this weekend near Santa Cruz, Calif., onlookers and scientists alike struggled to understand the a...

Scientists Discover Vampire Squid's Gross Secret

Posted 09.26.2012 | Science

By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer Published: 09/25/2012 07:22 PM EDT on LiveScience Despite their name, vampire squid are not deep-s...

Squid Membrane 'Dances' Along To Cypress Hill Hit In Crazy Cool Music Video

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 08.25.2012 | Science

California hip-hop group Cypress Hill is known for many things, including the nasally stylings of lead vocalist B-Real and its annual and self-explana...

WATCH: Desperate Squid Makes Big Sacrifice To Escape Danger

| Posted 08.01.2012 | Science

By Amy West Many deep-sea squid dispel an ink cloud to flee a predator, but one species goes a step farther: It ensures a getaway by counterattackin...

Seafood Dinner Leaves Woman With Mouthful Of Squid Sperm

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 11.26.2012 | Weird News

The squid was partially cooked -- of course it was hot and bothered. A woman in Seoul, Korea was eating semi-boiled squid when the cephalopod injec...

Some Food In China's Walmarts May Have A Chemical Problem

AP | Posted 08.14.2012 | Business

BEIJING (AP) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. says it has removed two food products from shelves in China after regulators found they contained banned chemica...

Giant Squid Found Off Australian Coast

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 06.05.2012 | Green

Big-game fisherman and Daily Telegraph fishing columnist Al McGlashan got the highlight of his career Friday when he stumbled upon the carcass of a ne...