Colossal squid in NZ

Colossal_squidFrom the BBC

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/asia-pacific/6453997.stm

It is believed to be the first ever intact adult colossal squid to be landed. And for now, this beast of the deep – all 495kg (1,090lb) of it – is safely frozen in a one-cubic-metre block of ice at New Zealand’s national museum, Te Papa Tongarewa, in Wellington.

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