In February 2007 a colossal squid was found and donated to Te Papa, our national museum. The colossal squid’s about 10 metres long and weighs in at about 500Kg. That’s bigger than a ‘giant’ squid.
Today (27 April 2008) they begin thawing and dissecting the colossus — Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, NZ – Colossal Squid:
How to view the webcast
I was using Flock, but it would be much the same with any browser.
- Download and install the free VLC player.
- Click on the stream you want to watch and save the starter file to your hard drive.
- In the download window click ‘Open’. The starter file opens into VLC.
- Double click the stream in the file list to start playing it.
Oh, and who knew — Te Papa has a blog.