The squids that learnt to fly

Squids are usually found in the ocean, propelling their way through water with powerful muscles to chase down prey. But one species has learnt to jump from the depths and fly through the air – and it’s all to do with survival.

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Activities

  1. Draw a diagram that explains how squids use their bodies to move. Show it to someone else in your household.
  2. Design a suit that would help a human be able to swim and take off at speed, inspired by the flying squid.