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Did you know that the ocean is full of very small but very useful creatures called microbes? Without them, none of the sea plants or animals you’ve seen would exist!

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Mussels filter food out of the water with their gills. That makes them a great tool for testing water quality.

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A restaurant in Japan is serving up some very fresh sushi. The "dead" squid begins to squirm as soy sauce is poured over it. Is it still alive? A chemist explains what's going on.

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Last week was Discovery Channel’s ‘Shark Week’, but sharks aren’t the only fascinating creatures in the ocean. Learn more about the cuttlefish's remarkable ability to camouflage!

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There's a species of sea slug that throws away its penis after mating. Then the penis grows back.

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Cephalopods are a group of animals that include squid, octopus, and nautilus. This video highlights some of their amazing abilities!

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A look back at some of the science, technology, engineering and math news stories of the past week!

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A Stanford biologist attaches a camera to a squid to see the day in a life of a squid.

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Mussels' natural “stickiness” is helping scientists develop alternatives to techniques currently used to close up surgical wounds.

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Researchers in Japan have caught a real, living, 24-foot long, giant squid off coast of the Ogasawara Islands south of Tokyo!

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