[Biology & Species] Why are there so many giants in the deep sea? | Live Science

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Handout via Getty Images. Members of the Parks and Wildlife Service examine a giant squid that washed up on Ocean Beach, July 10, 2007 near Strahan ...

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The phenomenon is called gigantism. The colossal squid (Mesonychoteuthis hamiltoni) in subantarctic waters is about 14 times longer than the arrow ...

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