Have you ever wondered why fish are so colorful, especially reef fish?

Things are Not Always as They Seem: Theories about Why Fish are So Colorful

December 1, 2018

Have you ever wondered where fish get their color, both individually and by breed? No one knows with 100 percent certainty how fish obtain their color nor why fish are so colorful, but there are a few theories. One animal that is similar to a fish in terms of the variety of color is a [&hellip

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Most Popular Bottom Feeders for an Aquarium

October 30, 2018

Creating a natural habitat for your wildlife is one of the most interesting aspects of owning a fish aquarium. In addition to fish, rocks, gravel, plants, and manmade filters, the most ideal fish tank community includes wildlife that would clean the tank in a natural body of water. Fortunately, you have many great options, as [&hellip

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Snails in Your Fish Tank: How They Got There and What It Means

October 24, 2018

One day, you look into your fish tank and notice a cute little snail clinging to the inside of the glass. You’re curious how it got there, knowing that you didn’t put any snails in your fish tank, but you let it be for the time being. A couple days later, you see that that [&hellip

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Aquarium Living: How Fish Sleep

October 21, 2018

Most animals need to sleep in some way, shape, or form in order to replenish energy, but how fish sleep is especially fascinating to humans. After all, the fish don’t have beds, they can’t stretch out, they don’t go to a different room for silence, and most don’t even have eyelids! It’s hard to believe [&hellip

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Most Expensive Aquarium Fish: What They Are and What Makes Them So

October 13, 2018

Do you really want some oohs and aahs from people looking at your fish tank? Try to find one of these babies! But don’t hold your breath for the most expensive aquarium fish, as they are just as rare as they are spectacular. You might have better luck buying the least expensive of the most [&hellip

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How to Clean an Aquarium Tank: What to Do and What Not to Do

October 10, 2018

We’ve talked about the importance of using RODI water for your fish tank and the process of changing the water. What we haven’t discussed is how to clean an aquarium tank itself, along with its contents

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