To share such a moment of deep tranquility with another being, especially one as different from us as the octopus, is a humbling privilege. --Sy Montgomery

Why We Should Take World Octopus Day Seriously

Why We Should Take World Octopus Day Seriously

Oct 13, 2020-- In 2011 author and naturalist Sy Montgomery wrote "Deep Intellect,"for Orion magazine, her piece investigated the inner life of the octopus. "Since its publication this feature remains the most-read Orion article of all-time. On this World Octopus Day, we reached out to Sy for an update on her continued relationship with these eight-armed, three-hearted creatures, and how they might help guide us in this moment of tumult and uncertainty." (4785 reads)


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