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Giant squid filmed in ocean depths for 1st time

After a hundred dives deep into the Pacific, scientists and broadcasters say they have captured video images of a giant squid in its natural habitat deep in the ocean for the first time.Full story

Elusive giant squid caught on video in habitat

  Scientists say they have captured video of a giant squid in its natural habitat deep in the ocean for the first time. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports.

The Kraken wakes: first images of giant squid filmed in deep ocean

TOKYO (Reuters) - A Japanese-led team of scientists has captured on film the world's first live images of a giant squid, journeying to the depths of the ocean in search of the mysterious creature thought to have inspired the myth of the "kraken", a tentacled monster. Full story

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A giant squid is seen in this still image taken from video captured from a submersible by a Japanese-led team of scientists near Ogasawara islands taken in July 2012, in this handout picture released by NHK/NEP/Discovery Channel in Tokyo January 7, 2013. The scientists have captured on film the worl

A giant squid is seen in video still captured from a submersible by a Japanese-led team of scientists near the Ogasawara Islands in July 2012.
A giant squid is seen in video still captured from a submersible by a Japanese-led team of scientists near the Ogasawara Islands in July 2012.

A giant squid is seen in video still captured from a submersible by a Japanese-led team of scientists near the Ogasawara Islands in July 2012.

A giant squid is seen in this video still captured from a submersible by a Japanese-led team of scientists near the Ogasawara Islands in July 2012.
A giant squid is seen in this video still captured from a submersible by a Japanese-led team of scientists near the Ogasawara Islands in July 2012.

A giant squid is seen in this video still captured from a submersible by a Japanese-led team of scientists near the Ogasawara Islands in July 2012.

Still image taken from video shows a giant squid near Ogasawara islands
Still image taken from video shows a giant squid near Ogasawara islands

A giant squid is seen in this still image taken from video captured from a submersible by a Japanese-led team of scientists near Ogasawara islands taken in July 2012, in this handout picture released by NHK/NEP/Discovery Channel in Tokyo January 7, 2013. The scientists have captured on film the worl