The octopus is incredibly intelligent, but they don’t necessarily have the same kind of brainpower humans possess. Although they can process complex information and emotions, they wouldn’t pass an IQ test with flying colors. Over many years, octopuses have shown more and more signs of understanding. They prove to have a practically flawless memory, while being clever and unpredictable. Their complex behaviors are due to the simple fact that, similar to the human brain, they have massive brains and complex neurons. Sony captures just how smart the deep-sea creature can truly be. Kelly Tarlton’s Sea Life Aquarium in New Zealand was able to train this octopus to do something that was impossible until now.
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