For the second time in recent months, a giant sea creature has washed ashore in California. There was the extremely rare oarfish that had grown to a freakish 100-foot length, and now, it’s a giant squid that reportedly measure 160-feet from head to tentacle tip. Continue reading for a news report and more information – *note – the following video is to debunk the fake image circulating the internet, this one shown above is of an actual giant squid.

According to Ocean1Life, “These giants look different but experts believe they share one important commonality: they both come from the waters near the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant in the Futaba District of Japan.”