Giant Squid

The Octopus That Wasn't In The Goonies

Pat Higgins | Posted 12.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Pat Higgins

First page of the novelisation of The Goonies. On the inside leaf; a teaser bit of text from later in the novel, designed to whet your appetite. A description of an octopus attacking the kids, in a flooded cavern with a pirate ship floating sedately in the background.

Incredible Giant Squid Filmed Chilling Out In Japanese Harbour

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 29.12.2015 | UK Tech

Footage has emerged of a beautiful and rare giant squid floating serenely floating in a Japanese harbour. Despite it's huge size - it was estimated...

Behold The Kraken! Giant Squid Retrieved From The Deep... Freeze

Huffington Post UK/AP | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK

A colossal squid weighing 350kg has been retrieved from the deep freeze for scientists to scrutinise. As long as a minibus, the elusive species wa...

Dizzying Infographic Shows How Insanely Deep In The Ocean The Missing Malaysian Airlines Jet Might Be (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.04.2014 | UK

SEE ALSO: Underwater Drone Bluefin-21 Deployed To Scour Ocean Floor For Missing Plane As an Australian navy vessel continues to comb the Indian Oce...

'It's Some Kind Of Omen': Japanese Fisherman Concerned By Giant Squid Influx

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.02.2014 | UK

Arms, tentacles and entire giant-sized squid are mysteriously appearing along the coast of Japan, raising concerns among fishermen that it might repre...

Were You Fooled By The Giant Squid?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A satirical news website has fooled the internet -- and a national newspaper -- into believing that a giant squid recently washed up on Californian sh...

WATCH: What In The Deep Blue Sea Is This?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK

Japanese researchers have filmed the elusive giant squid in its natural deep-sea habitat for the first time. The three-metre long ocean giant, whic...

All The Better To See You With My Dear

Eureka! | Posted 16.03.2012 | UK

The eyes of a giant squid are up to three times larger than those of any other animal – and scientists have figured out why. From the pitch blac...