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February 2009

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Volume VIII, Issue II

Editorial: February 2009

By Terry Siegel on Feb 14, 2009 at 07:00 PM

Terry discusses upcoming featured aquariums, new features for the magazine, and some exciting news about the website.

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Feature Article: How to Make Corals More Colorful, Part Two: New Information! Green Fluorescent Pigments, Pigment Clades, and Photoconversion from Green to Orange/Red

By Dana Riddle on Feb 14, 2009 at 07:00 PM

This month, we'll look at the most populous coral pigment category: Green Fluorescent Proteins (or GFPs). In addition, we'll examine how light intensity and spectral qualities affect GFPs.

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Aquarium Chemistry: The Carbonate System in the Aquarium, and the Ocean, Part II: The Interacting Carbonate System

By Chris Jury on Feb 14, 2009 at 07:00 PM

Center for Marine Science, Biology and Marine Biology, University of North Carolina Wilmington, 5600 Marvin K. Moss Ln, Wilmington, NC 28409. In this article we will discuss the major interactions of the carbonate system in sea water.

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Lateral Lines: Probiotic Analysis Part I: Aerobic and Anaerobic Cultures

By Adam Blundell, M.S., C(ASCP), Robert Durrant, M.S., MT(ASCP) on Feb 14, 2009 at 07:00 PM

Aquatic & Terrestrial Research Team. While Probiotics continue to grow in popularity, it is important to look at the actual organisms found in culture.

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Reefkeeping Events: What's Happening in Your Area?

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Check our Events calendar to see if a conference, frag swap, or club meeting is happening in your area.

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