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January 2010

By admin - Posted Jan 14, 2010 07:00 PM
Volume IX, Issue I

Announcement: Next Book Released: Advanced Aquarist 2009, July through December

By Shane Graber on Jan 14, 2010 at 07:00 PM

Our fifth book in the series is now available!

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Editorial: January 2010

By Terry Siegel on Jan 14, 2010 at 07:00 PM

Terry discusses all the articles in this month's issue along with a bit more about his freshwater aquarium.

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Feature Article: Further Studies on Protein Skimmer Performance

By Ken S. Feldman, Kelly M. Maers on Jan 14, 2010 at 07:00 PM

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.

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Aquarium Corals: Stony Coral Parasites: Part One: Copepods, Not Just Red Bugs

By Dana Riddle on Jan 14, 2010 at 07:00 PM

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.

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AmericanReef Video Podcast: Controlling Aiptasia Naturally

By Gary Lindner, Russ Kikel on Jan 14, 2010 at 07:00 PM

Gary Lindner and Russ Kikel at this month bring you another podcast, this one discusses how to naturally control Aiptasia anemones.

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Feature Article: Spectral Analysis of Metal Halide Lamps: AquaMaxx 14000K Series

By Sanjay Joshi, Ph.D. on Jan 14, 2010 at 07:00 PM

This article presents a review of the spectral analysis and light output of these lamps when used with a wide variety of ballasts.

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Product Review: Reefing like it's 1999: How Reef Aquarium Flow and Lighting has Changed Over the Past Decade

By Jake Adams on Jan 14, 2010 at 07:00 PM

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.

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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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