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Swarm of 1,000 Octopuses Found At Bottom of the Ocean

Scientists captured rare footage of a massive octopus nursery near Davidson Seamount.
Sarah Emerson
10.29.18
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Please Enjoy This Video of a Seal Slapping a Man with an Octopus

The man described the experience as “weird.”
Gavin Butler
9.26.18
This Week in Science

When You Give An Octopus MDMA They Become Unusually Touchy-Feely

And other science headlines you don't want to miss.
Shayla Love
9.21.18
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Researchers Gave Octopuses MDMA in the Name of Science

The human and octopus lineages split 500 million years ago, but apparently we both retained the gene for partying.
Daniel Oberhaus
9.20.18
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Japan's World Cup-Predicting 'Psychic' Octopus Killed and Sold as Food

Rest in power, brother.
Jelisa Castrodale
7.6.18
Space

The Darkness Maybe Predicted that News Story About Octopi Being Aliens

How dare you tell me to "get a real job"???
Lauren O'Neill
5.21.18
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Octopuses’ Crazy DNA Can Tell Us Some Valuable Stuff About Biology Overall

"They’re ‘the road not traveled’ to intelligence."
Shayla Love
3.16.18
Recipe

Octopus and Potato Salad (Polpo e Patate)

This simple salad is an Italian Christmas classic, but can easily be enjoyed throughout the year.
Munchies Staff
12.22.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Happy Halloween: A Bunch of Octopuses Are Creeping onto Beaches While You Sleep

"It was a bit like an end of days scenario."
River Donaghey
10.31.17
Soft Robotics

This Shape-Shifting Material Mimics Octopus Skin

I'm waiting for my octopus suit.
Jacob Dubé
10.12.17
Recipe

Grilled Octopus with Braised Black-Eyed Peas

Tender, steak-like octopus gets topped with a spicy Guajillo chile sauce and homemade pesto, and rests on a bed of nicely stewed black-eyed peas.
Travis Lett
9.9.17
Recipe

Confit Octopus Salad

Sure, you could poach your octopus in some water with a cork, but what you really should be doing is gently cooking it in olive oil for the most kick-ass flavor.
Farideh Sadeghin
8.25.17
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