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Oceanic squid fly in the air in the northwest Pacific Ocean, 600 km east of Tokyo. The mollusc propels itself out of the ocean by shooting a jet of water at high pressure, before opening its fins to glide at up to 11.2 metres per second.

Picture: AFP PHOTO / HOKKAIDO UNIVERSITY / KOUTA MURAMATSU (via Pictures of the day: 8 February 2013 - Telegraph)

Neon flying squid, I think?  Fins and webbed arms, it looks like.  This would be so cool to see in person…

senoritafish:

allcreatures:

Oceanic squid fly in the air in the northwest Pacific Ocean, 600 km east of Tokyo. The mollusc propels itself out of the ocean by shooting a jet of water at high pressure, before opening its fins to glide at up to 11.2 metres per second.

Picture: AFP PHOTO / HOKKAIDO UNIVERSITY / KOUTA MURAMATSU (via Pictures of the day: 8 February 2013 - Telegraph)

Neon flying squid, I think?  Fins and webbed arms, it looks like.  This would be so cool to see in person…

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    These squid….are flying?
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    Flying mini-krakens! I heard about this only recently. Look at the way they hold their tentacles! Way cooler than flying...
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    WHAT!?!?!? NO. ABSOLUTELY NOT. FLYING SQUID. ACTUAL FLYING SQUID!!!!!!
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