A Giant squid washes ashore in South Africa

Credit: ADÉLE GROSSE/IZIKO MUSEUMS OF SOUTH AFRICA

A giant squid weighing more than 700 pounds has washed up on Golden Mile Beach in Britannia Bay, South Africa. The remains of the Giant Squid washed up on a beach around 95 miles north-west of Cape Town on June 7.

t's not known what killed the squid. Adele Grosse, who found the creature while out walking with her husband, told Live Science there were no bite marks or injuries visible, but noted there were big swells the previous night.

Source: Live Science , newsweek

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