Since I last updated this blog, I have bought my first house, left a great job, came back to an even better job, learned to roller skate, got involved with roller derby, broke my ankle, and started the process of (and still am) recovering from an ankle break. As you can see, I have found […]

Tentacles Are For Hugging

Happy Valentine’s Day!

When Squid Take Over

Be ready to bow down to the tentacles before you when giant squid take over. Just a little clarification – what the media have been referring to as “giant squid” the last several months are not actually squid of the genus architeuthis, but Humboldt squid, an unusually large species of squid that can grow up […]

Wear Blue for Oceans Today!

It’s January 13th – are you wearing blue for oceans?

Happy Holidays from Cephaloblog!

And a Merry Squidmas to all!!!

Oops, Busy Weekend

Delayed Gift Guide to follow shortly (or by next Sunday)! In the mean time, enjoy this video of a very surprised kitty!

A Refresher on Why This is Called Cephaloblog

Because I LOVE giant squid (a type of cephalopod)! So, you can see why I’d be excited that, in one of the coolest things to happen to me since Kubodera got video of a LIVE giant squid right before Christmas in 2006*, a photographer from National Geographic has captured photos of an adult female sperm whale […]

The Squid Hunter

Okay, I’ll admit it: I’ve been a bad Cephaloblogger for the last two weeks. As in, I haven’t been posting anything since I announced that Jeanna won the Lunapads Contest. And there’s no excuse for it, because just in the last week there have been a slew of wonderful things for me to blog about […]

Giant Squid? I Don’t Think So

I took my younger brother and sister to see Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian this weekend. As a lover of the Museum of Natural History, I laughed along with the first movie, Night at the Museum, enough to be able to ignore its cheesier moments. Also a lover of the Smithsonian Museums, […]

Green Porno

I just started watching Isabella Rossellini’s Green Porno series on the Sundance Channel with my mom last night. Never vulgar, always adorable and incredibly informative – this is a brief series that you don’t want to miss. If you haven’t heard of it, Green Porno is a collection of approximately 2-minute-long films in which actress […]