Thursday, December 31, 2009

Vote for Tentacle decor!

Here's your chance to promote tentacles as household decor! From Etsy's latest voter:

We're having an imaginary New Year's Eve party, and you're all invited! Where? In a fabulous Swedish home. Last week we asked you to nominate your picks, and now you can vote on which items get featured.

And look what one of the choices is:

Household Tentacle by ArtAkimbo:

Voting ends in 14 hours - go here to make your cephalopod-loving voice heard!

Wednesday, December 16, 2009

Octopus on the Run

Someone caught footage of an octopus running on the ocean floor while trying to carry a coconut. Brilliant.

"Underwater footage reveals that the creatures scoop up halved coconut shells before scampering away with them so they can later use them as shelters."

Read the BBC story here.