Vampire Squid

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Vampire Squid

A derogatory slang term for Goldman Sachs. The term denotes the outsized influence that current and former Goldman executives had on (especially American) finance and government before and during the late 2000s recession.
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What little is known about the biology of Vampyroteuthis infernalis suggests a low-speed life scrimping along on modest-at-best resources, says Henk-Jan Hoving of GEOMAR Helmholtz Center for Ocean Research in Kiel, Germany.
Vampyroteuthis infernalis; a treatise; with a report by the Institut Scientifique de Recherche Paranaturaliste.
Ora, no centro de todas essas questoes, move-se o pensamento de Vilem Flusser, tal como a criatura por ele descrita no livro Vampyroteuthis infernalis se move pelos abismos submarinos.
Vampyroteuthis infernalis is a type of living fossil, meaning that it has seen very little change since it first appeared, before dinosaurs, about 300 million years ago.
Spermatozoa of the deep-sea cephalopod Vampyroteuthis infernalis Chun: ultrastructure and possible phylogenetic significance.
VAMPYROTEUTHIS INFERNALIS This has the great name of 'vampire squid from hell' and is a living fossil.