Chance to name an octopus (kids only)

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  1. tonmo

    tonmo Titanites Staff Member Webmaster Moderator

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    In case you missed the octobot story, note that the National Zoo is offering kids from 5 to 15 a chance to name their new giant pacific octopus (GPO). Photo and story here.
     
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    Name This Octopus - Discovery News

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    7 [SIZE=-1]Smithsonian's National Zoo has a feisty new grapefruit-sized octopus that is lacking only two things: its sexual identity and a name. The former will have to remain a mystery for a while, since the octopus is only one and a half years old. ...[/SIZE]
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  3. ieatfalalfel

    ieatfalalfel Wonderpus Registered

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    Hmmmmmm im between 5 and 15..... ill have to think about this, I failed at naming the octos i used to have, I just named them all smushy, yes my vote will me smushy! GPOs are always smushy!
     

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