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Giant Pacific Octopus

Giant Pacific Octopus

10 inch x 8 inch illustration in 18x18inch white finish wooden frame with white double matting

  • Giant Pacific Octopus

    Octopuses are extremely intellegent beings. They have nine functioning brains (one central brain, and eight smaller brains in each leg) and three hearts. 

    In 1991, the discovery of the human heart's "intrinsic cardiac nervous system," composed of approximately 40,000 neurons that are alike neurons in the brain, meant that the human heart has its own nervous system. It is believed that Octopus are no different. Their behavior shows an ability to deeply empath