Behold this adorable baby octopus that lived in human trash

baby octopus

Cleaning up trash is not a glamorous job, and you'd have to imagine that cleaning up ocean trash is no different. Slowly plucking someone else's refuse and placing it in a bag where it should have been in the first place is something that scientists working in the field tend to do because they feel the moral pull to keep nature free from human garbage, but when researchers in Hawaii took some time to clear trash while monitoring the progress of coral reefs in the area, they were met with a surprise.

Sallie Beavers, a marine ecologist with the Kaloko-Honokohau National Historical Park, was part of a team of scientists who discovered two tiny baby octopuses hanging out in some floating plastic trash, and they sure are cute.

Continue reading...

BGR Top Deals:

  1. Black Friday came early as Amazon slashes Fire 7 to $39.99, Fire HD 8 to $59.99
  2. Amazon has a $36 pad that wirelessly charges three devices at once

Trending Right Now:

  1. Today is a dark day for Android flagship phones
  2. New leak should have you seriously excited about the Galaxy S10
  3. Two other Marvel shows on Netflix might be in danger, based on this warning sign

Behold this adorable baby octopus that lived in human trash originally appeared on BGR.com on Sat, 27 Oct 2018 at 14:07:18 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Post Tagged with , , , ,

Comments are closed.