Massive squid washes up on New Zealand beach

A massive squid washed up on a New Zealand beach Wednesday.

The squid’s mantle is more than 6 feet long and its longest tentacle measures more than 16 feet. Just look at how the squid makes a 6′ man look short.

The Kaikoura Marine Centre and Aquarium took the squid, freezing it. The freezer has glass windows so visitors can see the marine animal.

Samples of the squid are being studied at universities. The Marlborough Express reports scientists are trying to figure out how the squid died.

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