Scientists have had a difficult time investigating how octopuses interact with their surroundings since the creatures have sophisticated eyesight and can tell when something is just a reflection in a mirror or a video of fish swimming around. Now, however, researchers from the Sydney Institute of Marine Science have discovered that octopuses are fooled by HDTV and will watch and believe what they see there. Heck, they even think Meet the Kardashians is real. Next up, Avatar in 3D. That’ll really confuse them.
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