Sputum - 2009-12-15 If we were mermen we'd have these in place of cats. Let's start our lives over in the oceans so that our descendants might have gills.
Syd Midnight - 2009-12-15 Under the sea
In an octopus's garden
In the shade
Johnny Madhouse - 2009-12-15 The article says that the researchers claim this is the first documented tool use in octopi, but that is completely wrong. I mean, we have a video on here already documenting the same behavior.
My dad has seen this too, while diving in the Caribbean. He says that it was delightful: an octopus carrying two shells like suitcases, and setting up its house in a few seconds whenever it stopped to rest.
Rodents of Unusual Size - 2009-12-15 Who is the cutest widdle invertebrate with an extra large brain. You are! You made that house all by yourself, didn't you? Do you want a hug oh look at your suction cups mmmpth mmph mmm mmm mmmph mmmpth.
MrBuddy - 2009-12-15 I guess you could say, "Camera captures clever coconut-carrying cephalopod" but the the last word sounds wrong.