Thursday, 17 September 2015

Arms, Arms, Everywhere

Nor any hand to shake.

Angry octopuses can't shake hands and make up. Instead they face each other, open up their arms and...

Video: EVNautilus

Oh. I thought they were going to octo-hug! Darn. No, they just compare arms and whoever's smaller turns red with embarrassment and runs (jets) away.

I wonder if that nosy Chimaera with the front row seats was hoping to see more of a fight?


TexWisGirl said...

such funky creatures!

Lear's Fool said...

Heh, I was thinking the same thing about the poor, disappointed chimera. :)

Joseph Jameson-Gould said...

@TexWisGirl: That's octopus for you!

@Lear's Fool: Haha! He did seem genuinely interested!

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