Kraken: The Curious, Exciting, and Slightly Disturbing Science of Squid

by Wendy Williams | Outdoors & Nature |
ISBN: 0810984652 Global Overview for this book
Registered by winghyphen8wing of Honolulu, Hawaii USA on 5/27/2012
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Journal Entry 1 by winghyphen8wing from Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Sunday, May 27, 2012
Fascinating if a bit too easy to put down (I like *stories*).

For instance, this book introduced me to the vampire squid from hell (Vampyroteuthis infernalis).

If you want to make a cephalopod of your own, I recommend The Cute Octopus's version...although my new favorite handmade critter has to be Spock-topus, recently spotted on Epbot. :)

Oh, and I like the oceanic endpapers. The gigantic neuron was memorable too.

Journal Entry 2 by winghyphen8wing at Honolulu, Hawaii USA on Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Released 8 yrs ago (5/29/2012 UTC) at Honolulu, Hawaii USA

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Headed out in MaryZee's Biographies of Things box.

This book was set free to find a new reader; I'm so glad you've found it!

Free your books - help spread the words!

Journal Entry 3 by quietorchid at Saint Paul, Minnesota USA on Thursday, July 26, 2012
OOOH squirmy things! Have I mentioned lately that I miss the ocean? Taking out of MaryZee's Biography of Things Bookbox, and looking forward to reading it.

Journal Entry 4 by quietorchid at Saint Paul, Minnesota USA on Sunday, August 12, 2012
Nice book. I had to go to youtube to find the octopus that carried a cocnut shell around. Very strange. This is the point of the book: What we KNOW about cephlapods can fit on the fingers of two hands. What we don't know is legion. This book is a smattering of facts that researchers are working on, and more about what they don't know yet. I found it frustrating, enlightening, and intriguing. I will keerp my eyes out for more by this author. Thanks for including it in the bookbox, hyphen8, I'll see if I can find it a new reader while on vacation.

Journal Entry 5 by quietorchid at Holiday Inn Express in Sioux Falls, South Dakota USA on Sunday, August 12, 2012

Released 7 yrs ago (8/12/2012 UTC) at Holiday Inn Express in Sioux Falls, South Dakota USA

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Left in the computer center. Enjoy!

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