October 2009

Another Fine Homemade Parachute Page, Crafted With Love

Awesome, yet horrible (or horrible, yet awesome)

Giant Squid Eaten by Sperm Whale

A female sperm whale, carrying a piece of giant squid in her mouth, leads a gargantuan dinner party in the northwestern Pacific on October 15, 2009.


In my day, we’d call that “151”

Squid stranded on Tofino shore: More than 150 Humboldt juveniles found in the latest mass beaching

"Normally, these squid are found in at least 200 metres of water, but these immature squid probably came near the surface, perhaps encountered colder water or currents and became stranded on the beach."

Not exactly “squiddy”, but you can’t really say what it is just yet....

'Monster Shark' Chomps Into Great White

A giant shark that could be up to 20ft long has sent shockwaves across Australian beaches after a great white was nearly bitten in half.