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How does an octopus move?

You know you've been wondering.


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Posted on Apr 24, 2015   Updated on May 28, 2021, 11:53 pm CDT

After the terrifying video of an octopus making an escape from a fishing boat, and another that devoured a crab like a shark many wonder, how do these horrifying creatures even move? 

A group of scientists recorded and analyzed just how these slimy things get around.

We still are not willing to accept that there’s a science behind it, and these creatures are not simply controlled by the devil.

Screengrab via New York Times/YouTube

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*First Published: Apr 24, 2015, 6:18 pm CDT