September 15, 2013
Where's the octopus? The master of camouflage gives a lesson
Videre est credere — but first you have to videre.
Video caption: When marine biologist Roger Hanlon captured the first scene in this video he started screaming. (If you need to see it again, here's the raw footage.) Hanlon, senior scientist at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, studies camouflage in cephalopods — squid, cuttlefish and octopus. They are masters of optical illusion. Above, some of Hanlon's top video picks of sea creatures going in and out of hiding."
[via William Gibson]
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Amazing, magical, envious, pondering and
just darn cool!
Posted by: Joe Peach | Sep 15, 2013 5:40:45 PM
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