Mass squid suicides haunt California coastal towns

Over the past few days, hundreds of carnivorous Humboldt squids have washed up on the shores of several Northern California towns, especially near Santa Cruz. The squid are a large (3-5 foot long), highly intelligent species native to Baja California and South American seas. Usually, they inhabit only the deep… » 12/12/12 11:04am 12/12/12 11:04am