Tag Archive for Squid

Mystery mass is… eggs

Deep Sea News, real scientists, peer into the finding of a : Human-sized mystery blob found off the coast of Cuba | Deep Sea News. These masses can be up to 1.8 meters long (5’10”), and contain baby diamond-shaped squid (Thysanoteuthis rhombus). Ask the right person and get a real answer. This mystery was solved…

Squid bomb

An explosive cephalopod, quite the surprise. Live bomb found in squid – Telegraph. The squid, which was itself more than three feet-long, was caught in the shallow waters off Guangdong province, China, and taken to the fish market in Jiaoling county. “This sort of squid lives close to the shore and normally makes a meal…

Squid by the ton (updated)

There are record hauls of squid this year. Now they are washing up on California shores. Squid deaths are a many-tentacled mystery Legions of big predatory squid have gathered along the Northern California coast, where they are stranding themselves on Santa Cruz beaches by the hundreds in a mysterious frenzy of suicide. The jumbo invertebrates,…