News tagged with octopus

Live octopus? Animal activists want it off the menu

Writhing octopus, prawns and other seafood have been plated at Los Angeles restaurants for many years. The Japanese and Korean dishes are openly advertised, reviewed by food critics and patrons, and posted on YouTube.

dateNov 16, 2016 in Ecology
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Octopuses shed their asocial reputation

Octopuses have generally been viewed as solitary creatures—and their color-changing abilities primarily as a means to hide from hungry predators. But, after binge watching more than 52 hours of octopus TV, researchers reporting ...

dateJan 28, 2016 in Plants & Animals
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