Bookaboo O’Shae the Octopus with Joel Dembe

Bookaboo and Olympic wheelchair tennis champion Joel Dembe share a story about a little octopus who discovers that celebrating what makes you different can truly make you sensational!
  • 2016
  • 00:11:09
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/15/2018

As It Happens Octopus Broods Eggs over Four Years

An octopus off the coast of California has broken the record for the longest brood. The dedicated mom guarded her eggs for 53 months until they were ready to hatch. So why such a long brood? "There's a tremendous advantage to being well-developed when you hatch," researcher Bruce Robison tells As It Happens. Robison led the research at the Monterey Bay ...
  • 2014
  • 00:08:49
  • 9-12
  • Added on: 08/08/2014

The Nature of Things Aliens of the Deep Sea

The octopus is a close cousin of the oyster and snail. And yet, even by human standards the multi-limbed creature is considered highly intelligent. In this Nature of Things documentary, scientists from around the world test the formidable brain power of this brilliant creature and reveal some very human traits. The octopus exhibits curiosity, cognitive reasoning and abstract thinking. Just how has ...
  • 2010
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 12/06/2013