Octopus can control one arm at a time - Jerusalem Post

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  1. octobot

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    Octopus can control one arm at a time
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    [SIZE=-1]The octopus – which has a hard beak and venom, two eyes, three hearts and four pairs of arms but no skeleton and comes in around 300 known species – has been recognized for some years as being highly intelligent, fast learners due to large brains, ...[/SIZE]
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    I am surprised this was a question. Anyone keeping octopuses has seen them use individual arms to manipulate food or reach for fingers.
     

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