Animals using computers are nothing new, but when Paul the Psychic Octopus makes accurate World Cup predictions, like the defeat of Germany, that’s something special. Paul’s keepers at the Oberhausen zoo say that he “is psychic, and help him make his predictions by offering him mussels from two containers – one adorned with the German flag and one with that of their opponents.” Video after the break.

His talent was first spotted during the Euro 2008 finals, when he successfully picked the winner for each of Germany’s games until the final – also against Spain.

[via Telegraph]