Adorable Googly-Eyed Sea Creature Puzzles Scientists

August 17, 2016 - Scientists aboard the Nautilus vessel recently spotted this cuddly creature 2,950 feet (900 meters) below the surface of the water off the coast of California. But is it a cuttlefish? Or an octopus? Or something else? Stare into these googly eyes as you watch this video to find out the answer!

Read more about this Muppet-like creature and why it appears so still.

Footage courtesy: OET/Nautilus Live

(Answer: Stubby squid, aka North Pacific bobtail squid)