Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers How the octopus got its smarts

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers How the octopus got its smarts

In 2008 the staff at Sea Star Aquarium in Coburg, Germany, had a mystery on their hands. Two mornings in a row, they had arrived at work to find the aquarium eerily silent: the entire electrical system had shorted out. Each time they would reset the system only to find the same eerie silence greeting…