Today, many of us will spend entirely way too much time in our kitchens preparing for Thanksgiving. Just think how nice it would be to have this gorgeous open-structure reefscape as your kitchen view?
QBI researchers have uncovered an entirely new form of secret light communication used by mantis shrimp.
AquaMaxx has released two new affordable media reactors constructed of cast acrylic. The reactors are designed for versatility and will work for a wide range of media such as GFO, GAC, and biopellets.
Scientists have solved a longstanding mystery about how some fish seem to disappear from predators in the open waters of the ocean, a discovery that could help materials scientists and military technologists create more effective methods of ocean camouflage.
The FWC is one step closer to passing more restrictive harvest measure for dwarf seahorses. However, it is unlikely any near-future action the FWC may adopt will impact this species' availability to hobbyists.
Researchers have discovered that plastic objects created by both types of popular 3D printing techniques do serious harm to fish, at least when it comes to zebrafish embryo development.
Squat lobsters are neat crustaceans; a Japanese squat lobster that camouflages itself within colorful sea fans is especially awesome. Galathea ryuguu is a newly described species that lives on Muricella sea fans.
EcoTech Marine's VorTech pumps recently underwent its first major product evolution. Dana Riddle thoroughly evaluates the new MP40 QuietDrive propeller pumps for their functionality and performance.
When you're a coral who lives on the sand, you must figure out how to avoid being buried alive. Using time-lapse photography, reseachers are uncovering the ways fungiid corals excavate themselves when buried as well as how they right themselves when upside down.
This is Hyphessobrycon clavatus, a new tetra from Peru, South America. Although there are 140 species of Hyphessobrycon, remarkably no other known tetra in this genus resembles H.clavatus.
To better serve the growing North American market, reef supplement manufacturer Fauna Marin (Germany) has opened their first North American distribution center, Fauna Marin USA in Connecticut.
Nico Voelcker (University of South Australia) teamed up with researchers from Germany to bio-engineer a cancer-seeking diatom that kills 90% of cancer cells without harming healthy cells.
Lubricogobius nanus is a newly described species of uber tiny reef goby from Papua New Guinea. We're talking about adult length of approximately 1cm (1/2 inch), making L.nanus one of the smallest goby species.
Orphek has revamped their popular Atlantik LED light. The new V3 now employs dual-chip LEDs on four controllable channels with a greater emphasis on violet 410-420nm for greater coral fluoresce.
Researchers from the SDSU, Getty Institute (Art), and Scripps (Oceanography) have collaborated to create the first computer program that assesses the health of coral reefs by analyzing images and assigning them an aesthetic score based on visual variables such as size, shape, color, and texture.