Monday, February 11, 2013

Squids Got Wings? Kinda Sorta...

You heard it from the fishermen first and now scientists have confirmed it. Certain squids can propel themselves from the water and glide through the air with the greatest of ease.

[photo: tumblr]

They squirt out of the water, spread their fins and tentacles and glide.

Japanese flying squid [photo: Kuta Muramatsu]

It bears reviewing what other things fishermen have claimed to have seen but have yet to be confirmed by science...

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