You’re Not Hallucinating. That’s Just Squid Skin. | Deep Look

Cuttlefish… octopuses… and squid have an almost otherworldly ability to control their appearance. What makes it possible are these spots. They’re called chromatophores. They’re like tiny water balloons, filled with colored pigment. When the balloons expand, you see more pigment, more color… When they contract, the color shrinks to a tiny dot. The overall effect […]

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