Giant Squid

Architeuthis dux

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How do you get two dead Giant Squid the size of a school bus from a fishing boat in Spain to a museum in Washington, DC, USA? Call in the Navy! Find out how Operation Calamari unfolded and how the museum managed to put their new Giant Squid on display.

Photo Credit: Glenn Rankin, Smithsonian Institution

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