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The Search For High-Tech Metals Could Doom This Adorable Octopus
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Dubbed “Casper” for its ghostlike appearance, this colorless and nearly translucent species of incirrate octopus (i.e. octopods without fins) was found at a record depth of 2.5 miles (4 km) off Necker Island near Hawaii. In a new report published in ...
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