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To Help Coral Survive Climate Change, Scientists Try Speeding Up Evolution

Breeding coral that will be able to survive the hot, acidic ocean of the future, to keep the oceans from getting even worse.<p>As the climate warms, coral reefs are some of the world’s most vulnerable ecosystems. They face a triple threat of waters that are becoming warmer, more acidic, and more prone …

The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

Demonstrating the complex fluid dynamics that occur when water flow moves in an aquarium is a tall order. Not many have tried to explain it, let …

Demonstration

Neptune Systems new Fluid Monitoring Module

The Fluid Monitoring Module from Neptune Systems does what the name implies and connects to your already established system. It is very flexible in …

Audio Mixing

Fish tanks lower blood pressure and heart rate

Higher numbers of fish also helped to hold people’s attention for longer and improve their moods<p>For years dentists and doctors have installed fish tanks in their waiting rooms in the hope of calming down stressed patients before they go under the drill or stethoscope.<p>Now a new study has shown for …

Research

The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

There’s been such a flurry of captive bred marine fish stories lately, that it may have been hard to get a handle on how much is going on. Once upon …

What constitutes an expert?

Yesterday I posted a breakdown of my personal aquariums, easing reader’s minds that as someone offering advice on marine aquariums, I actually have a …

Wayback Machine

Nitrate in the Reef Aquarium - REEFEDITION

<b>By Randy Holmes-Farley</b><p><b>Introduction</b><p>Nitrate is an ion that has long dogged aquarists. It is typically formed in aquaria through the digestion of foods, …

The Many Methods for Supplementing Calcium and Alkalinity - REEFEDITION

<b>By Randy Holmes-Farley</b><p>There is no aspect of reef aquarium chemistry more important than calcium and alkalinity. Many of my previous articles have …

Wellness

Name Change! Fauna Marin Announces New Name for AlgeaX

Here’s a quick product update from German-based supplement company, Fauna Marin. They’ve done some revamping to their successful …

Ethiopia

‘Brand X’ tablets are beating the iPad

The iPad might be the king of tablets when it comes to quality, but it is no longer the king when it comes to sales.<p>A new report from research firm Strategy Analytics says that the iPad is now being outsold by so-called Brand X tablets: generic tablets sold under any brand name that isn’t Apple or …

Mobile

Do protein skimmers remove nitrate?

Nitrates can be the bane of existence for many reef aquarists. They aren’t nearly as toxic as nitrite or ammonia and unless they exist in very high …

Immune System

The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

Following the news of Bali Aquarich’s latest stellar accomplishment on successfully raising <i>Holacanthus passer</i>, here’s something more subdued but …

Bulk Reef Supply demonstrates that toxic Chloramine IS getting through most water filters Basics, Marquee-lite, More Videos, News, Product Videos, reef tanks, Video Reef Builders | The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

Chloramine is a well-documented toxin to all manner of aquatic life, freshwater and marine, and aquarists have long believed that basic reverse …

Tap Water

The Reef and Marine Aquarium Blog

Like many of you, when we first heard that the new QuietDrive controller for Ecotech Marine Vortech pumps resulted in 90% less noise, we simply …

Aiptasia laser

A few weeks ago one of the local fish stores posted to our club forum indicating that anyone wanting to purchase a laser to zap aiptasia could be …

James Bond

Largest Private Reef Tank in the US Springs a Leak

Picture from Kenosha News<p>What happens when you’ve got a massive tank that springs a giant leak? Well, if you’re Bill Wann and the tank just so …