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While the volcanic island of Stromboli spews lava into the sea, the common octopus continues to thrive in these hostile coastal waters. Discover the amazing story of this highly adaptable creature.

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Watch an Eel Battle an Octopus—Which Gets a Meal?
A dramatic encounter in Hawaii is caught on video.
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Supermoon Tide Leaves Octopus Stranded in Parking Garage
The recent lunar event contributed to tidal flooding in Miami, which is becoming a more regular occurrence due to rising sea levels.
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Watch This Octopus Change Size and Shape
The agile Octopus berrima shows us its getaway moves and camouflage tricks.
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Watch This Googly-Eyed Sea Creature Make Scientists Laugh Uncontrollably
But don’t let the Muppet face fool you: These odd little cephalopods are fierce deep-sea predators.
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Watch an Amazing 'Ghost Octopus' Discovered in the Deep Sea
The pale cephalopod may be the deepest-dwelling of its kind ever found.
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Aussie Octopuses Seen Fighting Each Other
They appear to be using shells as weapons
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The Octopus Is A Secret Genius!
Scientists discover the octopus has 10,000 more genes than humans

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