Tag Archives: facebook

Latest Posts

Behind the Scenes – Tank Wars Thanksgiving Special

94f60 150x150 Behind the Scenes   Tank Wars Thanksgiving Special Behind the Scenes – Tank Wars Thanksgiving Special A special Tank Wars episode will be released on this Thanksgiving 2013. You guys have shown so much support that I wanted to give you guys an early taste of Tank Wars. Tomorrow’s special is… From: Thomas Brown Follow this link: Behind the Scenes – Tank Wars Thanksgiving SpecialMore:

Continue reading

Posted in Equipment, Events, Science, Tanks | Leave a comment

Cynarina – A spectacular yet under appreciated translucent coral

 Cynarina – A spectacular yet under appreciated translucent coral Cynarina are what’s commonly referred to as a meat coral or cat’s eye coral. They are a large polyp stony coral that grow as a single massive polyp. In many More: Cynarina – A spectacular yet under appreciated translucent coralMore:

Continue reading

Posted in Corals, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Recapping a Memorable MACNA 2013

macna2013 westin diplomat 300x216 Recapping a Memorable MACNA 2013 Warm ocean breezes, an opulent venue, fascinating and informative presentations by distinguished speakers, and innovative and engaging vendor displays all combined to make MACNA 2013, held August 30-September 1 at the luxurious Westin Diplomat Resort & Spa in Hollywood, Florida, an event to remember. For your friends here at Saltwater Smarts, the 2013 Marine Aquarium Conference of North America (MACNA) turned out to be a wonderful opportunity, not only to catch a few pearls of wisdom from leading industry experts, check out some stunning coral frags and fishes, and see all the latest in aquarium technology, but also to finally have some real face time with fellow marine aquarium enthusiasts. A stellar lineup of speakers First, we’d like to thank the MACNA 2013 organizers for doing a wonderful job of lining up speakers who touched upon a broad variety of topics. If attendees couldn’t find a presentation to pique their interest, they just weren’t trying hard enough! Also, kudos to More: Recapping a Memorable MACNA 2013More:

Continue reading

Posted in Conservation, Corals, Fish, Industry, Invertebrates, Tanks, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Acanthophyllia “Meat” Corals an underrated LPS

 Acanthophyllia were recently given their own Genus. Before they were either classified as Scolymia or Cynarina. They don’t get as much attention as Scolys, More:Acanthophyllia “Meat” Corals an underrated LPSMore:

Continue reading

Posted in Corals, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Some thoughts on Acropora Staghorn Corals

 Acropora… the crown jewel of the SPS world. One thing to note right away is that this is one of the more challenging types of coral. They tend to demand More: Some thoughts on Acropora Staghorn CoralsMore:

Continue reading

Posted in Corals, Fish, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Octopuses Are Badasses

anigif enhanced buzz 4628 1375213924 23 Octopuses Are Badasses
Buzzfeed must have someone who just sits around dreaming up new lists to create.  Our love for cephs is known to anyone who visits this site, and many of the reasons have been assembled for your lunch hour break from browsing Facebook.  Check out the list of 22 different reasons to respect these guys HERE.… More:

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

ORA Baby Clams

994285 506830282716889 1223077024 n ORA Baby Clams
For those that don’t follow ORA’s blog or Facebook status, you’re missing out on some crazy photo updates from their various efforts to raise new and unusual animals.  Pictured here are Hybrid Squamosa x Maxima baby clams, they were born in 2012 and are around 8 months old in this picture.… More:

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Reefs.com is the world's leading destination for sustainable coral reef farming and the aquarium hobby. We offer a free open forum and reef related news and data to better educate aquarists and further our goals of sustainable reef management.