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    Squid are winning adaptation race in warming ocean
    Climate Home
    Squid are on the move, octopus are going up in the world, and cuttlefish have made themselves at home in a changing ocean. While vertebrate fish ... The rise in cephalopod populations is clear, even if the reasons for it are as yet uncertain. Concerned ...
    Octopuses may indeed be your new overlordsArs Technica
    To imagine the ocean of the future: picture a writhing mass of unkillable tentacles, foreverBoing Boing

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    Octopus, Squid And Cuttlefish Populations Booming — Here's Why
    Honolulu Civil Beat
    Squid, octopus and cuttlefish populations are booming across the world. These fast-growing, adaptable creatures are perfectly equipped to exploit the gaps left by extreme climate changes and overfishing, according to a study colleagues and I published ...
    Human marine activity causes cephalopod surgeLab News
    As Ocean Temperatures Rise, So Have Squid & Octopus NumbersAsian Scientist Magazine

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    Secrets of Cephalopod Camouflage
    Science Friday
    And Hanlon has another claim to fame: He's the human star of one of Science Friday's most popular videos, “Where's the Octopus?,” as well as its sequel, “Where's the Cuttlefish?” Science Friday caught up with Hanlon to discuss what he's learned so far ...


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    Octopus increase a threat
    The West Australian
    Mike Thompson, who with his brother David runs a crayfishing empire worth $200 million, wants research into the effects of soaring octopus numbers after claims they are costing the industry up to $10 million a year. A recent study by the University of ...


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    Octopus DNA Comes from Space
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    To investigate the molecular bases of cephalopod brain and body innovations, we sequenced the genome and multiple transcriptomes of the California two-spot octopus, Octopus bimaculoides. We found no evidence for hypothesized whole-genome ...


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    Octopus Eyes Are Crazier Than We Imagined
    Gizmodo
    As if we needed more evidence that cephalopods are on the verge of a global uprising that will end in humanity's destruction, our favorite tentacled invertebrates appear to have an insane visual system that allows them to perceive color despite being ...
    Odd pupils could be key to camouflage trick of colorblind octopi and squidGizmag
    How a Colorblind Octopus Sees in ColorInverse
    Odd pupils let 'colorblind' octopuses see colorsFuturity: Research News
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    Number sense and state-dependent valuation in cuttlefish
    Tsang-I Yang, Chuan-Chin Chiao 2016
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