TIL that some male octopuses set up dens next to female octopus dens and have sex without leaving the den by extending the mating arm from one den to another. They copulate repeatedly. by whatilearned May 26, 2022, 9:27 pm Read more: https://www.mbari.org/cephalopod-sex/ What do you think? 12 Points Upvote Downvote armcopulatedendensextendingfemaleleavingmalematingoctopusoctopusesrepeatedlysetsexTILToday I learned See more Previous article People of Texas who continue to elect Ted Cruz; why? Next article Researchers studying human remains from Pompeii have extracted genetic secrets from the bones of a man and a woman who were buried when the Roman city was engulfed in volcanic ash, showing why they did not run from the eruption and providing insight into regional genetic diversity at the time. 12 Comments Leave a Reply The ol “Work from Home” move, elegant. Log in to Reply I bet that mating arm is way more muscular. I know mine is. Log in to Reply I encountered the vampire squid twice today, having never heard of it before. Log in to Reply Oh, man, I wish humans had that. I’m looking at my husband of 26 years and I’m like “When’s he going home?!” Sheesh. Log in to Reply Octopuses getting lots of octopussy Log in to Reply I copulate repeatedly without leaving my den as well. Log in to Reply Natures glory hole. Log in to Reply I’m here for the comments. Log in to Reply What a slut! Log in to Reply Yeah we’ve all been there, am I right? Log in to Reply Gloctorly Hole Log in to Reply Sounds a bit like how Lucy and Ricky took care of business. Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.