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Cephalopod Takeover

Olympus M.Zuiko 45mm f/1.8
1/200 sec
ISO 200

Our museum here in Brisbane likes to dress up occasionally, when there are special exhibits ongoing.  There’s a marine life  (Deep Oceans) one ongoing that I keep forgetting to go to.   33 more words



Yes, I used both a hashtag and the word ‘selfie’ in the same sentence! :) I saw All About Ami’s post inviting you to let your amigurumi take over your phone and I just  70 more words


Cephalopod (se-fə-lə-päd)

When we were in California, we visited the world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium. Their special exhibit was Tentacles: The Astounding World of Octopuses, Squids and Cuttlefishes. 165 more words

Greek Roots

August 18th 2014 - Gavan Cooke, Bangor University

I first fell in love with zoological sciences after quickly devouring Charles Darwin’s ‘On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection’ whilst serving on the modern (and presently last) incarnation of the HMS Beagle. 155 more words


Life in the deep

Last night I was watching a documentary that detailed the dissection of a giant squid in order to learn more about the elusive creature. Very few live giant squid have been seen in action. 422 more words


Baby Cephalopods <3

It’s been a while since I’ve posted any amigurumi…I’ve been out of ideas! I am planning to make some more in the future, but in the meantime I thought I’d post about some amis I made about a year ago, that for some reason never made it to my blog. 388 more words


Pickled Octopus

We put the crab pot out to try and catch crabs while moored in Fame Cove, Port Stephens NSW. No luck with crabs but we didn’t go away empty handed, we did get an octopus. 184 more words