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Is the octopus an alien?
The octopus certainly does look strange, with bugged-out eyes, suction-cup tentacles, and the ability to change color for camouflage. But a new paper in a peer-reviewed scientific journal posits that octopuses aren’t just strange: They are ALIENS. Literally.
Sorry, Elon Musk, but scientists say terraforming Mars is impossible02:15
Breaking down Elon Musk’s most “painful” year yet04:00
A smart jacket that could make riding safer for cyclists01:16
A mysterious particle from a distant galaxy made its way to an observatory in Antarctica01:12
The human factor: What it will take to build the perfect team for traveling to Mars07:42
Touching the sun: NASA solar probe to go where no spacecraft has gone before01:51