Aquarium coral diseases get chronicled and detailed in dedicated website

Coral diseases can be a PITA in the wild and in aquariums, and the first step n getting an ailing coral situation under control is properly diagnosing the problem. Some coral books include a small section on different coral diseases but since…

Friday smorgasbord: coral-killing bacteria in action, underwater hotels, submarine bars and creative iPad app for kids

It has been a while since we’ve had a Friday smorgasbord post and we figured with summer coming up, what better way to kickoff the first Friday in June than with a fun mixed post. First off is a new…

Scientists link both hot and cool ocean temperatures to coral disease

We have seen studies on warmer ocean temperatures and the effects it has on coral disease and bleaching events but a new study shows the link between mild water temperatures during the preceding winter period with outbreaks of coral diseases.…