Posted by: Tobias | October 25, 2008

Intelligent and not so intelligent design

While we’re on the subject of squids, how cool is this:

The squid has a doughnut-shaped brain; the esophagus passes straight through the center.

Thank FSM I’m not a squid. This would not bode well for my chances for long-term survival, what with not chewing before you swallow.

Also, check out this amazing example of the camouflage abilities that some of these critters have:

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