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TONMOCON: The Biennial Cephalopod Conference
TONMOCON I: Monterey Bay, CA 2005
TONMOCON II: Sarasota, FL 2007
TONMOCON III: Monterey Bay, CA 2009
TONMOCON IV: Washington, D.C, 2011
TONMOCON V: San Franscisco, CA, 2013
TONMOCON VI: Sarasota, Fl 2015
TONMOCON VII at MBL, April 6-8, 2018
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Member-submitted videos from the earlier days of TONMO
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Deep Fried, Live!
was an animated flash series from 2000; a cooking show hosted by an octopus named Tako.
Episode 1: Exotic Birds
Episode 2: King Prawn
Episode 3: Quarks, Black Holes & Chocolate Chips
Episode 4: Tako's Deep Fried Turkey Clicktoon Game
Episode 5: The Octopus Who Wasn't There
Episode 6: Curse of the Pumpkin Queen
Episode 7: Fleeb Cooks a Cow
Episode 8: Crab Trapped
A collection of cephalopod-themed poetry submitted to TONMO.
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Richard Ellis Biography
Richard Ellis Interview
Skot Olsen Art
Review by Clem
Puget Sound Octopus Survey 2001
By Roland C. Anderson
Octopus Week 2002: Octopus Weighing
By Phillip Takeuchi
Octopus Week 2002: A Different Point Of View
By Guy Becken
Walter's Walk (Short Story)
By Tony Morelli (2004)
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