Check out this massive and pretty terrifying colossal squid captured on video by some Russian scientists off the coast of Antarctica. This isn’t your average squid either…. not by a long shot. It’s sometimes called the Antarctic or giant cranch squid, and it’s believed to be the largest squid species in the world by terms of mass. The estimated size of the these bad boys range anywhere from 39 to 46 feet long… weighing possibly up to 1,650 pounds.
Here’s an examination of a colossal squid. Gives you an idea of how big these really are.
Pretty crazy huh?! Just imagine all the other deep sea creatures that are lurking out around that we don’t know about…. Make sure to give this a share on Facebook before you go. (h/t Reddit)