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 Post subject: Octopus snatches coconut and runs
PostPosted: December 15th, 2009, 12:42 am 
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/8408233.stm
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PostPosted: December 15th, 2009, 1:18 pm 
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That's pretty ownage.

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PostPosted: December 18th, 2009, 4:40 pm 
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Lol, funny shit. Journal article referenced in the BBC piece was kind of skimpy, though. Seems like something of a fluff piece. Was hoping something claiming first instance of tool use in invertebrates would be more substantial.

for peeps with journal access: doi:10.1016/j.cub.2009.10.052


on a more serious note, octopus is mighty good eating!

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Octopus in a coconut sauce... yum yum
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