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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.

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AquaMaxx FC-Series Protein Skimmers: What YOU Need to Know

The latest FC series protein skimmers from AquaMaxx are yet another example of AquaMaxx’s dedication to providing all of us with high quality products that help you spend less time worrying about equipment.

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AquaMaxx Prism LED Lights: What YOU Need to Know

Everything about the AquaMaxx Prism is designed to keep your focus on the tank below, not on the light above the aquarium. But this is more than just a pretty housing, but’s what’s inside that really matters.

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Connecticut High School Oceanography Students Put An “Algae Reactor” To The Test

Oceanography students at E.O. Smith High School in Storrs, Connecticut help maintain a coral propagation system and learn about coral biology and reef ecology.

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AquaMaxx Magnus DC Water Pumps by Sunpole: Strong, Quiet and Reliable

AquaMaxx has a great new line of DC water pumps manufactured by Sunpole that run amazingly quiet, are very efficient and built to withstand the test of time inside a reef tank.

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The Complete Guide to Hang-On Equipment for Your Reef Tank

Sumps can be bulky, expensive and require a bit of plumbing experience to set up correctly. That is precisely why hang-on style aquarium equipment can be a real lifesaver!

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Drop-Off Tank Build – Episode 5: Return Pump Installation + Which Skimmer Should We Use?

Welcome to Episode #5 of our drop-off tank build! Last time, we asked which return pump would work best for our tank and the Reef Octopus VarioS came in with a majority vote.

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5 of Our Favorite Controllable LED Lights for Nano Reef Aquariums

LED light fixture manufacturers have stepped up and created purpose-built LED lights for nano reef aquariums. Let’s take a look at the features of 5 high-quality fixtures designed for nano tanks!

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Drop-Off Tank Build – Episode 2: Sump Install + Which Rock Should We Use?

In Episode 1, we took a tour of the tank and presented two sump upgrades for you to choose from. Today we installed the sump YOU voted for. Stay tuned until the end so you can vote for the rock we’ll aquascape the tank with in Episode 3!

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Canister Filters: How to Optimize Performance by Using the Right Filter Media in the Right Order

Can you believe canister filters have been around since the 70s! Today we discuss the pros and cons of canister filters, which types of filter media they can use, plus the order in which to place your media for optimal performance.

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