Health and Medicine

Watch A Shark And An Octopus Battle


Danielle Andrew

Editorial Intern

clockNov 6 2015, 12:34 UTC
3485 Watch A Shark And An Octopus Battle
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

A dogfish shark vs. an octopus, who would your money be on?


Sharks have been portrayed as ferocious killers at the top of the food chain, so when a shark picks a fight with an octopus, you probably feel safe in assuming who would come out on top. Right?

When dogfish carcasses kept turning up at the bottom of a tank at an aquarium, the staff decided to set up cameras to get to the bottom of the mystery... and this is what they found:




[H/T: National Geographic]

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