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Radion Diffusers Maximize Color Mixing, Reduce Light Spillage – XR15 Now In Stock!

You may be wondering if this is just a gimmick or a serious improvement on the already great Radion lights. We’ll explain why we think these diffusers are a worthwhile upgrade with real benefits.


We Speak With Rod Buehler About The Fresh Human-Grade Ingredients in Rod’s Food

We chat with Rod Buehler of Rod’s Food about the gourmet ingredients in his foods, clownfish breeding, coral farming, philanthropy, education, and the cool retro design of his product packaging!


Google Makes It Easy To Explore Seascapes On Your Phone in Wallpapers App for Android

Previously named Underwater and released only for Pixel phones, the renamed wallpaper category is now available through the app to non-Pixel devices also. Now you can enjoy the beauty of the ocean every time you unlock your phone.


Where In The World Is Bob Fenner? We Track Him Down To Talk About Diving Destinations, Climate Change, and Underwater Photography

We speak with The Conscientious Marine Aquarist author and owner of Wet Web Media Bob Fenner plus watch his 2017 Reef-A-Palooza California presentation “Anemones for Aquarium Use, Husbandry.”


Yeehaw! Hardier Aquacultured Tiger Tail Seahorses Now Available from Quality Marine

Tiger Tails have been successfully aquacultured in Vietnam for export to the aquarium trade. Wild-caught seahorses are considered difficult to care for. However, with proper care aquacultured Tiger Tails will thrive in captivity.


3,600 Attend 14th Annual Reef-A-Palooza Aquarium Show at Hilton Anaheim in California

Thousands of hobbyists descended upon the Hilton Anaheim for Reef-A-Palooza October 7 and 8. “I think the show was a definite success,” said Greg Carroll, President of the Southern California Marine Aquarium Society.


We Catch Up With Royce Suzuki of Innovative Marine To Discuss Design, Inspiration, And The Secret To Keeping A Healthy Tank

Innovative Marine is not afraid to take risks with aquarium design. We probed marketing director Royce Suzuki to tell us where their team of 5 former fish store owners draw inspiration from.


We Speak With Jay Sperandio and Justin Walsh About The Vectra S1, CoralLab Program, and What’s Next For EcoTech Marine

We catch up with Justin and Jay to talk about EcoTech’s smallest pump yet, the Vectra S1. They also introduce us to their CoralLab initiative and tease that they have new products coming out soon!


Nano Hobbyists Make The Tiny Reef Glass Skimmer Fit Into Their Tanks, Lids Be Damned!

Hobbyists who’d given up hope their nano tanks would accommodate a skimmer that meets their form and function requirements are discovering that Reef Glass works great in even the tightest spaces.


We Chat With Dave Fason of NanoBox About LED Lighting, Building a Following, and Supporting Small Businesses

Marine Depot recently started carrying NanoBox aquarium lights so we thought we’d sit down with owner Dave Fason to talk about his company and what makes his lights so popular with hobbyists.