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[Breaking News]: Octopuses get erections

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Architeuthis
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Steve O'Shea said:
... not Kat here (she's gone)

As in "She's a goner"? Have you pre-emptively struck her, based on her talk of stuffing you in the deepfreeze with the squidbits?


Just a tiny brain there Aron .... I don't think they're staying awake considering anything, other than where the next predator, prey or mate is ....

I share their pain. :cry:
 

WhiteKiboko

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i have to agree with um.... i dont think brain size really affects that type of thinking.....
 

Jessie

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Wow, that does seem to be interesting...who would've thought...
I wonder what was going through their minds as they were doing this research....
 

Steve O'Shea

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Jessie said:
Wow, that does seem to be interesting...who would've thought...
I wonder what was going through their minds as they were doing this research....

.... well, the octopus probably had food going through its mind (given the oesophagus passes straight through the brain).

... as far as the scientists are concerned ..... who knows ... but I for one wouldn't be in any hurry to shake their hand(s)!
 

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