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Home Page: http://biomesblog.typepad.com

Diaries published: 151 (723 days since last diary on Sat May 11, 2013 at 10:53 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 2089 (422 days since last comment on Sat Mar 08, 2014 at 02:59 PM PST)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 6968

Total Comment Ratings: 13525

Most Recommended Diary: Marine Life Series: The Coolest Fish on Earth, 167 comments, 381 recommends

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Mark H's Most Recent Diaries:

I’ve owned fourteen octopuses over the years, and the most depressing part of bonding with these incredibly intelligent animals is their short life span. My local ones only live for about a year.
by Mark H
Comment Count 15 comments on Sat May 11, 2013 at 10:53 AM PDT with 40 Recommends
If there’s one crustacean that can be described as tank-like, this is it. The body is compact, the exoskeleton incredibly hard and the claws have evolved to form a perfect fit to cover the ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 16 comments on Sat Apr 27, 2013 at 10:46 AM PDT with 55 Recommends
Harvesting oysters in New England goes back to way before colonial times. Although today oysters are harvested mainly for food, back in the 1700’s they were collected for their shells. Limestone, ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 27 comments on Sat Apr 13, 2013 at 12:02 PM PDT with 67 Recommends
The Biomes Center commercial fisheries exhibit.
by Mark H
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Sep 17, 2012 at 09:42 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
Five years ago I attended Netroots Nation in Chicago. It was the highlight of that year for me (although in that same year my dog died, a long-term relationship ended and my son moved out, so the ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue May 22, 2012 at 06:04 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
It's ...
by Mark H
Comment Count 32 comments on Thu Feb 10, 2011 at 10:02 PM PST with 55 Recommends

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