Category archives for Organisms

Mary’s Monday Metazoan: Seems seasonal

Friday Cephalopod: Googly

And here’s a whole series of weird-eyed deep sea organisms:

Botanical Wednesday: Bird poop onna stick

How romantic! I just learned that “the word mistletoe is a compound Old English word combining ‘mistel’ (which means “dung”) and ‘tan’ (which means twig) because it looks a bit like bird poop on a stick”.

From this worm? Sure you would.

Friday Cephalopod: It’s a montage!

Have you called her lately? Look at this mother octopus, clinging to a deep-sea cliff, hanging over the abyss, guarding her clutch of eggs.

May they rise to glory again!