Cephalopod Week Is Back

9:33 minutes

This week, we kick off Science Friday’s second annual Cephalopod Week—a celebration of all things tentacled. Science Friday’s Luke Groskin and Brandon Echter join Ira to discuss octopuses that run on two tentacles; a cute, pink, deep-diving octopus; and how you can join in on the week-long cephalopod celebration.

Segment Guests

Brandon Echter

Brandon Echter was Science Friday’s digital managing editor. He loves space, sloths, and cephalopods, and his aesthetic is “cultivated schlub.”

Luke Groskin

Luke Groskin is Science Friday’s video producer. He’s on a mission to make you love spiders and other odd creatures.

Meet the Producer

About Alexa Lim

Alexa Lim was a senior producer for Science Friday. Her favorite stories involve space, sound, and strange animal discoveries.