Edith Widder: How we found the giant squid

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By Brett Huson on Mar 5, 2013 5:05 PM CST
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Published on Mar 5, 2013

Humankind has been looking for the giant squid (Architeuthis) since we first started taking pictures underwater. But the elusive deep-sea predator could never be caught on film. Oceanographer and inventor Edith Widder shares the key insight -- and the teamwork -- that helped to capture the squid on camera for the first time.

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