3 Amazing Things You Didn’t Know About Octopuses

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Octopuses are one of nature’s most mysterious animals. While they’re best known for having 8 tentacles with suction cups and the ability to shoot ‘ink’, there are other features of octopuses that a lot of people don’t know, and these three interesting facts make them a much more amazing species of animal.


1. They can camouflage themselves like chameleons

Watch this octopus immediately change its colour after being capture on a fishing boat to better blend into its surroundings:

2. They can escape from being trapped inside a screw-top jar

If you think it’s easy to contain an octopus, this video will convince you otherwise.


3. They can walk on land


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