It's first Monday again:
Duftnote September 1, 2008
another tale by Luca Turin
.....The intelligence of octopus is not widely appreciated, partly because they have little chance
to display it when diced in a seafood salad, partly because we tend to think of invertebrates
as lower forms of life. But think they do, astonishingly well when in pristine shape.
Professor Young used to take out chunks of their brains to figure out which did what.....