Tag: "octopus" at biology news
How the octopus forms an elbow
arm is extremely flexible. Thanks to this flexibil...ually infinite number of "degrees of freedom"--the octopus
is able to generate a vast repertoire of movements that is unmatched by the human arm. Nonetheless, ...
Census of Marine Life explorers surprised by diversity, density of Arctic creatures
...and benthic bristle worms, and the first squid and octopus
ever found in the area. Scientists were also intrigued to discover among other things two species of sand flea-like crustaceans (amphipods) which, though familiar, had never before been found in an ice environment. Animal density far higher than ex...