Remarkable New Giant Squid Footage Surprises Experts

The video confirms the squid is an active hunter and has a metallic, not red, color.

Marine biologists were able to videotape an adult giant squid in its natural habitat, more than 3,000 feet beneath the ocean's surface.

A still image of the giant squid while being captured on video in its natural habitat for the first time.

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Full footage of the giant squid will air on Discovery Channel's Monster Squid: The Giant is Real, which premieres Jan. 27 at 8 p.m. Eastern.

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