Gary Lindner and Russ Kikel at AmericanReef.com this month bring you another podcast, this one discusses how to naturally control Aiptasia anemones.
There is quite a pool of coral parasite research available, but these research articles are disjointed and scattered among the internet and some obscure journals.
Product Review: Reefing like it's 1999: How Reef Aquarium Flow and Lighting has Changed Over the Past Decade
Jake takes a walk down memory lane recounting how lighting and water flow has changed over the last ten years in the reef aquarium hobby.
This article presents a review of the spectral analysis and light output of these lamps when used with a wide variety of ballasts.
Department of Chemistry, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802. Many factors contribute to the 'value' of a skimmer to an aquarist, including quality of construction, size, footprint, noise level, ease of cleaning, energy efficiency of the pump, and of course, the ability to remove organic waste from aquarium water.
Terry discusses all the articles in this month's issue along with a bit more about his freshwater aquarium.
Our fifth book in the series is now available!
"The Wiimote can track just about anything: All that’s needed is an LED light."
AmericanReef Video Podcast: SECORE (SExual COral REproduction) successes with Acropora palmata - Part II
Gary Lindner and Russ Kikel at AmericanReef.com this month bring you another podcast, this one discusses how SCORE is having success with reproduction of Acropora palmata.
Certainly, invertebrates experience mortality in captivity, but less is known about their natural longevity.
To tell the truth, if I've ever seen a fish look genuinely happy to see me, it would have to be a surgeon. Many of them really do remind me of little aquatic dogs with their attitudes and antics.
The explosion in new freshwater aquarists keeping small ornamental shrimp in planted tank environments has created a whole sub-hobby that is dominated by the keeping of crystal shrimp.
Here, we report the effects observed before and after two monthly water exchanges and discussion the results' implications.