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Exotic Seafood You Have To Travel For

The Daily Meal | Posted 03.31.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Near or far, seafood is one of the most universally enjoyed cuisines in the world.

WATCH: Octopus Selfies Are The Best Selfies

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 02.18.2014 | Green

This Giant Pacific octopus got a little hands-y (or arm-y) with a cameraman at Bluefish Cove near Carmel, Calif. Watch as the eight-armed beauty reach...

"Hit Me With Your Best Shot"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 01.29.2014 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima I am a geezer who believes that being healthy is nothing to sneeze at. I also believe that preventive medicine can be a real shot in ...

WATCH: Slithering Cephalopod Gives Up Its Secrets

natureheader | Helen Shen | Posted 11.19.2013 | Science

To researchers who study how living things move, the octopus is an eight-legged marvel, managing its array of undulating appendages by means of a rela...

MIND. BLOWN.

weather.com | Posted 09.17.2013 | Green

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13 Great Foods With Horrible Textures

The Huffington Post | Nile Cappello | Posted 08.07.2013 | Taste

Which of these gives you the willies?

EXPLAINED: How Squids, Octopuses Change Color

The Huffington Post | Jacqueline Howard | Posted 07.28.2013 | Science

As if playing dress-up, squids and octopuses are able to change color and even patterns on their skin. How do they do it? "We know cephalopods use ...

Preserving Our Underwater World

Andreas Merkl | Posted 08.03.2013 | TED Weekends
Andreas Merkl

Expanding these management practices into the tropics and the arctic regions are the most immediate and pressing challenges. Although we are in a race against time, we may just turn the corner.

PHOTOS: Rare Kissing Octopus Unveiled For The First Time

Posted 03.07.2013 | Green

From Tia Ghose, LiveScience Writer: Scientists are unveiling a rare octopus that has never been on public display before. And unlike other octop...

State Considers Outlawing Octopus Hunting

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 11.09.2012 | Food

Octopus is a delicacy in many parts of the world, including Asian and Mediterranean countries, where it's praised for its meaty texture and mild flavo...

PHOTOS: Marine Adventures In Wildest Alaska

Lindblad Expeditions | Posted 10.15.2012 | Travel
Lindblad Expeditions

Although my companions and I are far from being swarthy, tattooed sailors full of song and stories, we are in search of the same adventure.

Our Top 10 Recipes Of The Week

Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

This was another great week for summer recipes. As we start to ease back into back-to-school season, we talked about sandwiches (and the all-important...

PARANORMAL PIG: This Pig Can Supposedly Pick The Winners Of Soccer Games

AP | CHRIS LEHOURITES | Posted 08.07.2012 | Weird News

WARSAW, Poland -- With a pig in Kiev, an elephant in Krakow and now, believe it or not, a ferret in Kharkiv, sports prognosticating has truly gone wil...

Crazy Strategies Sea Creature Uses To Elude Predators

Posted 05.24.2012 | Science

By: Jennifer Welsh, LiveScience Staff Writer Published: 05/23/2012 05:08 PM EDT on LiveScience Instead of blending in with the background, octop...

Hacking Away at the Pearson Octopus

Alan Singer | Posted 08.21.2012 | Education
Alan Singer

Pearson is tilting the coverage of U.S. history to win approval by school boards in red states, and in doing this, allowing the most conservative school boards in the nation to determine what gets taught in New York State schools.

Enter the Deep-sea Prison of the Yeti Crab

Robert Lamb | Posted 03.07.2012 | Science
Robert Lamb

2012-01-06-Screenshot20120106at12.07.03PM.jpgWhat if prehistoric sea monsters were still very much alive, only trapped behind naturally occurring cold-water barriers?

New Giant Pacific Octopus At The National Zoo (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.29.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- There's a new giant Pacific octopus at the National Zoo. Sadly, only kids age 5 to 15 can enter The Washington Post's contest to name t...

Octopus Walks On Land!

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 11.23.2011 | Green

Onlookers at the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve in Moss Beach, Calif. were shocked when this octopus crawled out of the water and began walking on dry land...

Superhero Octopuses And Squids!

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 11.19.2011 | Green

Some squids and octopuses have taken a page from Harry Potter. A new study from Duke University has found that two cephalopods, the octopus Japete...

7 Animals That Are One Flaw Away From Taking Over The World

Cracked.com | David Moye | Posted 12.10.2011 | Weird News

The fascinating thing about evolution is how it finds infinite ways for creatures to be badass. Some can rip every other species in their area to s...

Heather Christie Will Read You A Poem On The Phone

HTMLGIANT | Posted 09.04.2011 | Books

On the occasion of the release of her second book of poems, The Trees The Trees, which just came out from Octopus, and is indeed mazelike, Heather Chr...

Suzuki-san's Bag Of Sushi Tricks

Josh Ozersky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Josh Ozersky

Previously: Sashimi at Sushi Zen, Part I ...

PHOTOS: Paul The Octopus Gets 6-Foot Memorial

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

BERLIN -- Fans of Paul the Octopus can admire a memorial to the mollusk at the aquarium where he became the World Cup prognosticator. The Sea Life aq...

Google Ocean: Google's Digital Activism

Lee Schneider | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Lee Schneider

It's pretty hard to describe Google Ocean without experiencing it. This is turbocharged armchair traveling, powered by the collective knowledge of the world's best ocean scientists and explorers.

WATCH: 600-Pound Octopus Squeezes Through Quarter-Sized Tube

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In this video from National Geographic, witness how a 600-pound octopus is able to squeeze through a tube the size of a quarter. Because octopuses ...