A colossal squid's ghost: Caught on film for the first time!
A colossal squid's ghost: Caught on film for the first time!Courtesy DYFL
This is nothing new, but Popular Science has a nice little photo series on some of the cool features of the colossal squid.

So check it out here, and keep the giant mollusks foremost in your mind.

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maleman001's picture
maleman001 says:

It looks nasty i never seen one before

posted on Tue, 09/16/2008 - 4:00pm
tis-chick-s0-fly's picture
tis-chick-s0-fly says:

It look really nasty I agree! I don't know how people can even eat squid eww that is really gross. I didn't know that is really long and huge like that.

posted on Fri, 10/24/2008 - 12:33pm
janekeig's picture
janekeig says:

I think that's a giant squid - I spent 3 days in the thawing room at Te Papa with the colossal so I'm in a pretty good place to tell!! Te Papa museum is putting its colossal squid on display 13 December with a awesome online exhibition too. Check out or go behind the scenes with . Cheers!

posted on Thu, 11/20/2008 - 5:44pm
Anonymous's picture
Anonymous says:

This photo is not a colossal squid. It is a giant squid and form the background it would appear to Mote Aquarium, which indeed did display a giant squid.

posted on Sat, 10/29/2011 - 9:07pm

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