Giant squid caught off Japan (video)

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Giant squid caught off Japan (video)

January 23, 2014 Updated Jan 23, 2014 at 1:45 PM CDT

An 11-foot long giant squid was caught alive off Japan this week.

The squid died before reaching shore on Tuesday. It will be used for research.See footage of the giant squid by watching the video below.