Cuttlefish Hypnotises Prey | Blue Planet II | BBC Earth

This specialist hunter knows just how dangerous their prey can be. To solve this problem, they hypnotise crabs by changing the colour of their skin.


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  1. Wanda Maximoff: Everybody's afraid of something.
    Ulysses Klaue: Cuttlefish! Deep sea fish, they make lights, disco lights, whomp, whomp, whomp, to hypnotize their prey, and then whomp! I saw a documentary; it was terrifying. So, if you're going to fiddle with my brain, and make me see a giant Cuttlefish, then I know you don't do business

  2. So how long, exactly, did it take the cuttlefish to “evolve” the ability to change its skin pigmentation before it could mesmerize crabs and devour them? A million years, maybe? That’s a long time between meals, eh? 🦑

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  4. Appear near when you are far and up here far when you are near when I say good night what it really means is it's the next day the confusion lies and the separation of the light from the dark the dark is confused about the light because the light is confused about the dark even with letters and numbers they're still confused following what they see with their inverted eyesight narrated by the hemisphere of brain they are confused looking at an object with both eyes when they judge because they do not know the right eye is narrated by the left brain in the left eye is governed by the right brain so they are in contradiction to themselves even when they look at an object with both eyes and they call themselves intelligent because they babbled on a conclusion go pray to your God cuddlefish war is coming unlike they have never seen before every time a killer whale jumps out of the water to show off it's like a UFO in the sky a species from another dimension that jumpsuit out of his reality into a different dimension for a slight second like a light ball in the night sky peace out good night another day


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