News tagged with octopuses

New evidence suggests octupuses aren't loners

Octopuses are usually solitary creatures, but a new site in the waters off the east coast of Australia is the home of up to 15 gloomy octopuses (Octopus tetricus) that have been been observed communicating—either directly ...

dateSep 11, 2017 in Plants & Animals
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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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