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Science Fact or Science Fiction? Aquatic Life Edition!

By Vadim Newquist Aug 14, 2014

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FICTION! (that’s way too light! The actual number has WAAAY more zeroes and is closer to 8,989,000,000 tons!

The Vampire Squid received its name due to the fact that it drains its prey of blood by using its tentacles to constrict it, and often discards the drained corpse without consuming its flesh.

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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