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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP25 Aug 2020 10:14 p.m. PST

… Squid Genome.

"There's something remarkable about cephalopods and it's not just that they're likely smarter than your four-year-old, to say nothing of your dog. Their symmetry, ability to change color to camouflage themselves, and, in the case of the giant squid, reputation as fearless hunters, are enough to raise insecurity in any biped who has ever ventured towards the horizon across the ocean's vast abyss. Indeed, the seldom-seen giant squid is one of nature's most perfect designs. That design has now been revealed by an international team of scientists who've successfully sequenced the giant squid's genome…"


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Covert Walrus26 Aug 2020 4:07 a.m. PST

Cool. Wonder if the specimen that washed up on a beach near me helped with that?

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP26 Aug 2020 12:23 p.m. PST



Personal logo javelin98 Supporting Member of TMP26 Aug 2020 4:28 p.m. PST

Yes! Release the Kraken!


Zephyr126 Aug 2020 9:27 p.m. PST

Calamari afficianados rejoice! LOL

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP27 Aug 2020 12:48 p.m. PST



Old Wolfman28 Aug 2020 10:27 a.m. PST

Watch out, Santa Claus. Don't let it eat ya. ;^)

Legion 428 Aug 2020 10:29 a.m. PST

That's a lot of calamari … 🦑

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