‘OCTOPUS!’: Eight legs, one brain and plenty of smarts

Octopus Paul II is pictured at the Sea Life Centre in the western German city of Oberhausen, Nov. 2, 2010.

Octopuses are so smart they get bored. Aquarium staff have learned to be wary of a bored octopus because they’ve been known to break the monotony by eating their own arms. That tends to scare the kids.    Octopuses are so smart, one figured out how to open a child-proof, press-and-twist pill jar, and it took her less than an hour.….MORE

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