Category archives for Cephalopods

Friday Cephalopod: Day of mourning

Sometimes, you just don’t want to know about the lifestyles of the tentacled. The vampire squid lurks in the eternal midnight of the deep sea and a cloak-like web stretches between its eight arms. When threatened, it turns inside out, exposing rows of finger-like projections, called cirri. Vampire squid eat mostly “marine snow”—a mixture of…

The video spares you the worst of it: they also insist on beginning every meal with a round of poetry.

Friday Cephalopod: Not an omelet

What a squid egg mass looks like if you step back a bit:

Friday Cephalopod: the Legion arrives

Black Friday Cephalopod

Friday Cephalopod: How to make a squid

Just follow the simple steps in this video.