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On sale for a limited time only

Hi, just a quick note here to let you know that How to Frag Corals: A Simple Guide to Coral Propagation and Coral Fragging for the Marine Reef Aquarium Hobbyist is available now, for Pre-Order, at ~50% off the list price. The book is available for Pre-Orders now. Reserve your copy at 50% off the list price between now and January 19th. …

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Success Fragging Corals

 In article # 1, we talked about our shared dreams to have a thriving reef aquarium, filled with corals and set the stage that fragging corals is a great way to increase the number of rapidly growing coral colonies in your tank and also creates an opportunity for you to trade the corals you are growing with your friends and …

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Tools and Techniques for Fragging Corals

In the previous post, Introduction to Coral Fragging,  we talked about the dream that most of us share, to have a thriving reef aquarium, filled with Small Polyp Stony (SPS), Large Polyp Stony (LPS) and Soft Coral species all growing like gangbusters. But you can’t just buy that stuffed tank, you have to grow into it–and one of the most …

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How to feed corals

How to feed Corals in a Reef Aquarium Feeding the corals in our reef aquariums is both an art and science. Marine biologists study corals in their natural environment, under “perfect” conditions. We use their research findings to provide our reef tanks with the best possible conditions.  We have come a long way in learning how to care for our …

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Zooxanthellae: Symbiotic Coral Algae

Zooxanthellae: Symbiotic coral algae What are Zooxanthellae? Zooxanthellae are single-celled algae that live symbiotically with corals, clams and anemones. That was a mouthful and a bit nerdy, so let’s take a little bit deeper at each of the important terms there: Single-celled: Living things are made of cells. You are made of cells, but millions of tiny cells make up …

Saltwater fish and coral fluorescence video

Take a look at this saltwater fish and coral fluorescence video that was taken at night in the Red Sea (near Egypt). Saltwater fish and coral fluorescence: an underwater video In the video are breathtaking video clips of underwater invertebrates, saltwater fish and coral literally glowing in the dark.  I found the story and video posted on Deep Sea News, …