Octopuses are incredibly intelligent animals, despite their brains being only about the size of a walnut. Octopuses' innovative survival techniques, their tricks performed in captivity, and numerous remarkable octopus escape stories are all evidence of their high IQs. This list covers the full range of incredible octopus abilities, even the report that they may have psychic powers (!).Octopuses may not have a single bone in their bodies, but they're tough critters, and you certainly don't want to mess with them. These octopus facts are sure to blow your mind.
Remarkable Feat: Camouflaging itself as one of 15 other species of sea animals, including a lion fish, a deadly sea snake, and a banded sole.
Remarkable Feat: Escaping from a New Zealand Aquarium by breaking out of his tank, crawling across the floor, and squeezing into a pipe that led to the ocean
Remarkable Feat: It's one thing to open a jar from the outside, but this octopus escaped from inside a sealed jar.
Remarkable Feat: Opening a childproof jar, which had to be pushed down and turned, in less than an hour on her first try. After she practiced, she could open the jar in just five minutes.