January 2006

Another Fine Homemade Parachute Page, Crafted With Love

First of many, methinks:

Video captures octopus attack on sub in B.C. [excerpt]

Rare video footage shows a giant octopus attacking a small submarine off the west coast of Vancouver Island.

Salmon researchers working on the Brooks Peninsula were shocked last November when an octopus attacked their expensive and sensitive equipment.

The giant Pacific octopus weighed about 45 kilograms, powerful enough to damage Mike Wood's remote-controlled submarine with its parrot beak.