The Shape of Corals is Linked to How they Feed

It’s been over 20 years since I started culturing corals in the ocean and in dedicated aquariums. I always believed that the shape of a corals was mainly determined by trying to expose as much surface to light while withstanding…

Apex Pods is the Newest Live Food from Reef Nutrition

Apex Pods is a brand new live copepod from Reef Nutrition which is a pure culture of live tropical copepods. Unlike the uber popular Tigger pods, Tigriopus californicus, the warm water Apocyclops panamensis are a species of copepod which can actually become…

Chronicles of Meiacanthus kamoharai: From emaciate to immaculate

Nearly two months ago we obtained what could be the first Kamohara fangblenny exported out of Japan. Although late last month we reported that a couple of specimens were headed to the U.S of A during the MACNA season, probably…

Reef Nutrition Beta Brine hits the stores today

For those of you waiting to get your fins on the new Reef Nutrition Beta Brine, you are in luck as the product finally went on sale today. Beta Brine is Artemia salina that is naturally enriched with beta-carotene after chowing…

Shoreliner11’s 65 gallon temperate reef is a cold water beauty

With the increasing popularity of cold water marine aquariums, the livestock seen in these systems are no longer just limited to locally found specimens and are actually starting to come from all around the world. Case in point is this…

Reef Nutrition APBreed adds TDO Chroma Boost to lineup

Reef Nutrition has added TDO Chroma Boost to its APBreed line of products. The product itself is not new, rather Reef Nutrition is now adding the top-dressed TDO to its lineup with new packaging and labeling to make it easier…

Reef Nutrition highlights Tigger Feast, R.O.E. and Beta Brine

We wrote all about Reef Nutrition’s new R.O.E. and Beta Brine and were happy to see them in person here at MACNA along with the announcement of the Tigger Feast being available in a 6 oz. bottle. The Tigger Feast…

Reef Nutrition Beta Brine and R.O.E. debuting at MACNA

Reef Nutrition is planning on releasing a pair of new products at MACNA next weekend — Reef Nutrition R.O.E. and Beta Brine. We’ve reported on the Reef Nutrition R.O.E or real oceanic eggs earlier and they are finally ready to…

Real Oceanic Eggs (R.O.E.) from Reef Nutrition goes live

Real Oceanic Eggs (R.O.E) is a new food for marine aquariums made from real oceanic eggs of fish. Freshwater and marine aquarists have been using real oceanic eggs from various sources for eons but Reef Nutrition’s R.O.E. is the first time…

Reef Nutrition and Karen Talbot partnering for some kicking labels and prints, showing at Reefstock this weekend

Karen Talbot has been making some amazing aquarium related art, and she has now worked together with Reef Nutrition to produce some kicking labels for the new Tigger-Feast + Phyto-Feast 4oz Duet pack. We covered the Tigger-Feast back in December…