...visitors idling on a pier overlooking the water were greeted by a 12-foot-long red-and-white giant squid. Despite its massive size, this squid was believed to be a juvenile. Dead specimens have been measured as long as 43 feet. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ojrrBsmLqn8 (via http://www.popsci.com/giant-squid-surfaces-from-deep-in-japan...)
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