From National Geographic:
Holy Squid! Photos Offer First Glimpse of Live Deep-Sea Giant
for National Geographic News
September 27, 2005
Like something straight out of a Jules Verne novel, an enormous tentacled creature looms out of the inky blackness of the deep Pacific waters.
But this isn’t science fiction. A set of extraordinary images captured by Japanese scientists marks the first-ever record of a live giant squid (Architeuthis) in the wild.
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