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Sump

    My sump arrived today and I’m very happy with it. My single biggest concern from the beginning was the sump.  The sump sits under the tank, usually inside the cabinet, and is basically the reef tanks water treatment plant. 247 more words

Aquarium

Why the US is spending $100 million to build an aquarium in Brazil

Soon enough, Brazil will be able to boast the largest aquarium in South America. When it is completed in 2015, Acquario Ceará, a new public aquarium planned for the northeastern Brazilian city of Fortaleza, will easily be the world’s most recognizable aquarium—an architectural statement piece if there ever was one. 705 more words

Why the U.S. Is Building a Fantastical Aquarium in Brazil

Kriston Capps – City Lab, 7/23/2014

Soon enough, Brazil will be able to boast the largest aquarium in South America. When it is completed in 2015, Acquario Ceará, a new public aquarium planned for the northeastern Brazilian city of Fortaleza, will easily be the world’s most recognizable aquarium—an architectural statement piece if there ever was one. 194 more words

Nation, Politics & Government

Dream Blue Shrimp

Dream Blue Shrimp

These shrimp are about half the size of Red Cherry types and show up best with good over tank lighting as they swim past a black background (like at the end of the video).

Shrimp

An Old Standby

Of all the creatures residing in your typical aquarium attraction, the Pacific Sea Nettle seems to never disappoint.  These bright, slow-moving jellyfish (with obligatory blue background) always seem to come through. 68 more words

Photography

Winding down

Wow! This week had been a whirlwind of activity! It’s actually turned out to be much more like a “go away” vacation than we expected. As some of you may know, it’s can cost quite a bit of money for families to travel, especially a family of 5. 317 more words

shrimp update!

So I cleaned all the tanks today and I took the opportunity to count the shrimps. Turns out I have 12 left (so.. 2 died but I never found any body). 192 more words

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