Shark Week on Discovery Channel

Is it that time again already? Next week marks the return of Shark Week on the Discovery Channel. Beginning July 27th and running until August 2nd, you can catch a ton of cool shark-themed programming on everyone’s favorite channel for science, technology and history. OK, so maybe the History Channel is better for history. And […]

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Top Aquarium Products for July 22, 2008

Poly Filter 4 x 8 Average Customer Rating: 4 out of 5 Stars Very Nice by WallyThis stuff is great. It really does what it says and leaves water sparkling clean. In my area the same poly filter goes for 17.00 bucks in local pet stores. Great bargain at Marine Depot. Two Little Fishies Phosban […]

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Top Aquarium Products for July 8, 2008

Joes Juice Aiptasia Eliminator – 20 mL Average Customer Rating: 4 out of 5 Stars Amazing and safe by collins“I didn‘t know that the cool critters that appeared in my tank were actually nasty. A very small amount of Joe’s Juice melted the Aiptasia in seconds and left surrounding coral alone. Great product.” Hydor Koralia […]

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20″ Current USA 6x18W Nova Extreme Pro T5 HO 3-10k/3-460nm Actinics

Wow, this is one highly-anticipated light fixture. If you follow Ike’s Blog, you may have already seen a sneak-preview of this light in action. Well, good news, folks: we’ve got it. And for a great price to boot! Perfect for nano aquariums, the Nova Extreme Pro features fan-cooled aluminum housing, independent controls for dawn/dusk applications, […]

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The ABC’s of Filtration at the Aquarium

Our friends over at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, CA recently posted an article about the “ABC’s of Filtration at the Aquarium.” Amazing how it’s really not much different than what we do at home, albeit on a much larger scale. As Staci, a mammalogy volunteer and Aquarium staff member, so succinctly […]

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Biologist: Post-‘Nemo’ Demand Threatens Clownfish

Five years after the hit film that endeared the clownfish to audiences the world over, Nemo is becoming increasingly difficult to find. The lovable tropical species, immortalized in the smash Pixar movie “Finding Nemo,” is facing extinction in many parts of the world because of soaring demand from the pet trade, according to one marine […]

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