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By admin - Posted Jan 14, 2002 07:00 PM
Below is a listing of all of our articles about aquarium chemistry issues sorted by date with the newest at the top of the list.
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Hot Tips: How do you control your nitrates and phosphates?

By Advanced Aquarist's Readers on Aug 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

This month, our readers give their feedback controlling their nutrient levels.

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Product Review: Alkalinity Test Kit Showdown

By Dana Riddle on Aug 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

Dana compares a number of alkalinity test kits from the hobby.

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Hot Tips: How do you handle your tank temperature in the summer?

By Advanced Aquarist's Readers on Jul 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

This month, our readers give their feedback on handling the dog days of summer.

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Aquarium Fish: Applications for Hyposalinity Therapy: The Benefits of Salinity Manipulation for Marine Fish

By Terry D. Bartelme on Jun 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

Hyposalinity can be employed in better acclimating recently transported fish, for quarantine, treating wounds, with antibiotics, getting fish to begin eating, conserving metabolic energy, improving growth and alleviating the effects of stress.

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Hot Tips: How do you perform your waterchanges?

By Advanced Aquarist's Readers on Mar 14, 2007 at 08:00 PM

This month, our readers give tips on how they regularly change water in their tanks.

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Feature Article: Coral Coloration, Part 4: Red Fluorescent Pigments, a Preliminary Report of Effects of Various Environmental Factors and Color Mixing

By Dana Riddle on Feb 14, 2007 at 07:00 PM

Dana explains several environmental factors and their possible effects on coral coloration.

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Hot Tips: Calcium Tips

By Advanced Aquarist's Readers on Dec 14, 2006 at 07:00 PM

This month, our readers give advice on maintaining your calcium levels.

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Product Review: The Hach 'HQ' Series Meters: For Advanced Water Quality Monitoring: Dissolved Oxygen, pH, Temperature and Conductivity/Salinity/TDS

By Dana Riddle on Oct 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

Dana reviews Hach HQ series of meters and gives his overall impressions of this equipment for monitoring water quality.

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Feature Article: Old Tank Syndrome

By Julian Sprung on Oct 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

Does old tank syndrome really exist? Julian explains changes that the tank goes through as it gets older.

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Lateral Lines: Hydrometer Observations Part I

By Adam Blundell, M.Sc. on Sep 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

Adam compares hydrometers and refractometers.

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Editorial: September 2006

By Terry Siegel on Sep 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

When it comes to the biological world, things are rarely as simple as they sometimes seem.

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Feature Article: Poor Man's Spectrometer: Estimating Lamp Spectral Quality for Less Than $30

By Dana Riddle on Jul 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

Quantification of lamp output quality is, at best, an expensive proposition. However, qualification of spectra is so inexpensive that even the budget-conscious hobbyist can afford a ‘spectrometer’. There are several ‘instruments’ available for just a few dollars from various suppliers.

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Product Review: Ocean Optics Spectrometers and Software

By Dana Riddle on Jun 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

If you have deep pockets and a true desire to tinker with and know practically everything about your lighting system and then some, then the relatively low-cost spectrometers and accessories from Ocean Optics just might be for you.

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Feature Article: The "Old Tank" Syndrome

By Mike Paletta on May 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

Now that a tank no longer needs to be broken down and tanks are being maintained for long periods of time a new

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Lateral Lines: Reef Aquarium Filtration Part III: Natural and Artificial

By Adam Blundell, M.Sc. on Apr 14, 2006 at 08:00 PM

This article is a continuation describing some of the more philosophical filtration practices and concepts.

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Feature Article: Updating Marine Teleost Fish Acclimation Procedures: Part 2

By Terry D. Bartelme on Mar 14, 2006 at 07:00 PM

Terry continues covering acclimation, recovery, the role of hyposalinity therapy, factors influencing feeding behaviors and some handy equipment for use during acclimation and quarantine.

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Feature Aquarium: The Aquarium of Frank Esser

By Frank Esser on Feb 14, 2006 at 07:00 PM

Frank shares his 80 gallon reef aquarium with us.

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Feature Article: Temperature and the Reef Aquarium

By Dana Riddle on Feb 14, 2006 at 07:00 PM

Dana discusses some simple temperature experiments and combines this information with important results recently published in the respected journal

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Media Review: The Reef Aquarium, Volume 3: Science Art and Technology

By Doug Robbins, Ph.D. on Jan 14, 2006 at 07:00 PM

Doug reviews Delbeek and Sprung's latest addition to the Reef Aquarium series.

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Hot Tips: Common Mistakes Setting Up A New Tank

By Advanced Aquarist's Readers on Dec 14, 2005 at 07:00 PM

This month, our readers give us some pointers on what not to do when setting up a new tank.

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