Congratulations to Karin Baker, our book winner!
However, these specialty lamps should lend themselves well to applications devised by an enterprising hobbyist. Replacing these lamps every six months (~2,000 hours of operation) should not be a difficult or expensive endeavor.
This article focuses on aquascaping, terrascaping, and stocking paludaria; a preceding article began this discussion with a focus on paludarium construction.
Due to the fact that there are so many things that can lead to bleaching, it can be quite difficult to identify its specific cause at times. However, by starting with the basics, and using your head, there's a good chance you can find and fix the problem.
A misplaced foot in Australia can lead to a terrible venomous injection from the dangerous stone fish.
James discusses the myth that Tridacnid clams must be fed in order to prevent starvation.
We would like our readers to weigh-in on the idea of making Advanced Aquarist available for eReader devices (like the Kindle) and Apps for the PC, Mac/iOS, Blackberry, iPhone / iPad / iPod Touch, and Android smartphones. Read the article and comment!
AmericanReef Video Podcast: Tank Tour with Dr. Sanjay Joshi of the 500 Gallon Penn State Reef Tank - Part Two
AmericanReef.com visits with Dr. Sanjay Joshi at Penn State University to discuss his large 500 gallon aquarium - Part 2.
Media Review: How to Keep Jellyfish in Aquariums: An Introductory Guide for Maintaining Healthy Jellies by Chad L. Widmer
Shane reviews Chad's new book on jellyfish husbandry. If you are interested in what it takes to maintain healthy jellies, check out this review.
Kenneth shows us how to setup a paludarium which incorporates both terrestrial and aquatic components in its display.
The Advanced Aquarist bookstore is a NEW section on our website where reefkeepers can browse for more information on this great hobby of ours. Take a look around!
Announcement: Two New Advanced Aquarist Books Published: the 2006 Edition and the 2010 Edition: January through June
Our sixth and seventh books in the series are now available! Read how to win a FREE copy!