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Acquittal upheld in S Korea `octopus murder` case

Last Updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013, 15:52

South Korea`s Supreme Court upheld today the acquittal of a 32-year-old man sentenced to life imprisonment for murdering his girlfriend, who he said choked to death on a live octopus.

Blue blood allows Octopus to survive extreme temperatures

Last Updated: Friday, July 05, 2013, 12:25

Octopods can survive temperature habitats ranging from as low as -1.8C to more than 30C, due to their ability to keep supplying oxygen to their body tissues.

Eli Roth bitten by octopus

Last Updated: Sunday, April 28, 2013, 13:31

Hollywood actor-director Eli Roth was spotted with a bandaged finger after he was bitten by an octopus during a break in Hawaii.

Eli Roth bitten by octopus

Last Updated: Saturday, April 27, 2013, 11:24

Eli Roth was seen sporting a bandaged finger after he was bitten by an octopus during a break in Hawaii.

When Trisha Krishnan`s dream came true

Last Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013, 13:38

When southern actress Trisha Krishnan tweeted of a dream come true, she was not referring to the success of her film or the winning of an award; what she spoke of was a swim, with creatures of the sea.

Octopus wins food battle against shark

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 03, 2012, 19:59

Marine scientists have captured footage of an octopus restraining a tenacious shark so it could make off with all the food for itself.

Air hostess dies in accident at amusement park

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 02, 2012, 20:21

A 20-year-old air-hostess working for a private airline was Tuesday killed in a freak accident during an adventure ride at an amusement park.

Andhra anti-terror force Octopus gets its headquarters

Last Updated: Monday, August 13, 2012, 20:32

Andhra Pradesh Monday launched the headquarters of its elite anti-terror commando force Octopus (Organisation For Counter Terrorist Operations).

London Olympics 2012:‘Psychic raccoon’ does a ‘Paul the Octopus’ by foretelling Chinese win at Games

Last Updated: Saturday, August 04, 2012, 13:19

A raccoon, which stays in a Russian zoo, has predicted China to top the London Olympics’ medal tally, as she looks to emulate the enigma created by Paul-the Octopus during the 2010 Football World Cup in South Africa.

128mn year old ancestor of modern squids, octopus found

Last Updated: Sunday, June 03, 2012, 19:10

Scientists have unearthed the fossils of a 28-million-year-old spiky creature which they say could be the oldest ancestor of the modern-day squid and octopus.

Octopus `hints at West Antarctic Ice Sheet collapse`

Last Updated: Friday, May 11, 2012, 13:12

The West Antarctic Ice Sheet -- one of the world`s major ice sheets, could collapse if global warming continues.

Mimic octopus impersonates fish species

Last Updated: Monday, January 09, 2012, 20:46

The mimic octopus is known to impersonate toxic flatfish, lionfish and even sea snakes.