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Jun. 27, 2014

Getting a Grasp on the Clever Cephalopod

The nautilus, the “living fossil” of cephalopods, can uncover the origins of the complex brain of modern cephalopods.

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Oct. 14, 2011

Seeing A Cephalopod In Ancient Bones

Could a stash of ancient bones be the work of a giant cephalopod?

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Aug. 05, 2011

Squid, Octopus, Cuttlefish: Masters Of Camouflage

In less than a second, cephalopods can change the color, pattern and shape of their skin.

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Feb. 17, 2012

Where’s The Cuttlefish

Biologist Sarah Zylinski studies how cuttlefish see the world by looking at their skin.

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