Live fast, die young -

While highly intelligent and resourceful, octopi have an incredibly short lifespan of about five years max. What’s more, most of them will only breed once in their lifetime. This means that time is incredibly precious to these sensitive and intuitive creatures. So what was the octopus doing just sitting in the depths of the Monterey Canyon? Photo Credit: MBARI (Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute)/YouTube

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