AquaLife’s New Planted Tank Line

by John Tullock After over a year of experimentation and observation,  AquaLife has developed three new products for planted aquarium enthusiasts. They are LUSH, Phyto-Tone, and Evoke. Each has been designed to make life easier for anyone with a planted aquarium. Plants need light, carbon dioxide, and food (fertilizer) in order to grow and thrive. […]

Amano Shrimp: Workers for your Aquarium

Caridina multidentata, sometimes caridinia japonica and otherwise known as Amano shrimp, are an extremely popular freshwater shrimp species to introduce to your aquarium. Takashi Amano, the famous hobbyist who discovered the species ability to eat large quantities of algae, introduced the Amano shrimp to aquarists. They are around one inch in length at the pet […]

New VIV Items

  Each hand blown glass item from VIV offers professional functionality in the aquarium without compromising the natural beauty.  The crystal clear borosilicate glass used in these items is the same material used to craft high-end lab equipment.  Crafted with the highest standards and attention to the smallest detail, each of these items is sure […]

New from Hydra Aquatics, this sponge will tackle even the dirtiest aquarium.

  Hydra Aquatic’s Sparkly Sponge is a highly durable cleaning sponge suitable for both glass and acrylic.  The micro abrasive surface allows maximum algae cleaning with minimal effort, even on scratched surfaces.  The chemically inert sponge does not add soaps or detergents to the tank, and the stark white color allows the user to visualize […]