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ABOUT THE AUTHOR(S)
Katherine Harmon Courage
Katherine Harmon Courage is a freelance journalist. Her first book, Octopus! The Most Mysterious Creature in the Sea (Current/Penguin, 2013), examines that animal's famed intelligence. Her forthcoming book Cultured explores the microbiome and food.
Octopus Eggs Need Helpful Bacteria To Stay Healthy, Too
By Katherine Harmon Courage on July 31, 2014
Octopus-Inspired Camouflage Flashes to Life in Smart Material
By Katherine Harmon Courage on August 21, 2014
Happy 8/8! Can You Spot These 8 Hiding Octopuses?We must wait patiently two more months until the official International Octopus Day. But August 8th (8/8) is reason enough to celebrate these awesome, eight-armed creatures.