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Happy Nautilus Night

Cephalopods, Current Events, Friends-Romans-Countrymen, Math and Science, Outdoors

On this, the second day of Cephalopod Awareness Days, we consider the nautilus…

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Happy Octopus Day!

Cephalopods, Current Events, Friends-Romans-Countrymen, Math and Science, Outdoors

8 October is Octopus Day when we celebrate the awesomeness of the 8-armed cephalopods.  For this, I present you, well, an octopus: This is the first day of Cephalopod Awareness Days!  More to follow…

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Cephalopod of the Season: The Northern Taiga Octopus

Cephalopods, Entertainment, Math and Science

It being Cephalopodmas, it only seemed fitting to have an article about one of my favourite cephalopods: the Northern Taiga Octopus, aka Octopus sylva borealis.  I present to you this excerpt from the Field Guide to the Terrestrial Cephalopods of North America, third edition: 031 Northern Taiga Octopus Octopus sylva borealis Description: 14″ (36 cm) […]

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