A Russian trawler for Patagonian Toothfish, probably in the Antarctic Seas, caught video of a Colossal Squid. The squid, Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni, was feeding on one of longlined…View More OMG Its A Monster From the Deep…Or It’s A Colossal Squid
In the freezing and dark waters of the Antarctic, two marine species are pitted against each other in a battle of survival. Each of the…View More The real Alien vs. Predator is occurring right now in Antarctic waters
Twelve years ago this month, a super squid was captured. On April 1, 2003, a massive squid was pulled up from the sub-antarctic waters south…View More Super Colossal
Recently, Quarks to Quasar’s on Facebook published an illustration (above) of how massive a Colossal Squid can reach. The Facebook post was liked by 3,300 people…View More How Big Is A Colossal Squid Really?
No doubt you have seen the Amazing Ocean Facts circulating around the web. It seems to be drawing renewed interest even though it cam out…View More What is the true size of Colossal Squid?
Number 6 on on my marine biology bucket list was to see the Colossal Squid Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni. I mentioned in another post why I am so excited…View More Dr. M and the Colossal Squid
After your comments on the last post and deliberation by a crack team of judges that included myself and some fellas named Evan, Jack, and…View More 10 Ocean Species Every Man Should Love: Part 2
An occasional series where I briefly report 3 new studies and tell you why they are cool! ———————————- How could not think of the colossal…View More The Tide Pool: Slow Colossal Squid?, Lantern Shark’s Light Switch, Longer is Faster (in Sperm)
I declare today all Kraken day! I bet Kevin Bacon is happy. In case you have not got your fill, browse these old post for…View More Archive: More Kraken Links
PZ beat me to the punch (I really think he should be penalized for the time zone difference). Japanese researchers, the same group that caught…View More Kraken Video!