Cherry Corals Giving Away MACNA Trip During Summer Spectacular 2.0 Live Sale

Cherry Corals MACNA Prize

Cherry Corals is kicking off another huge live sale event in a few days, and it will feature more than just the typical offering of discounted corals. Now in its second year, the Cherry Corals Summer Spectacular will run 12 Continue reading

Cherry Corals “The Manhattan Project” is a New Take on the Live Sale Format

Cherry Corals Live Sale

Live sales have become quite popular for online coral retailers in recent years, with the usual format centering around an aquarium forum where the vendor posts items randomly throughout the day at discounted prices and members of the club buying Continue reading

Karen Brittain to Make Rare Appearance at the 2014 MBI Workshop

MBI Workshop Logo

The Marine Breeding Initiative is gearing up for yet another one of their MBI Workshops, which is slated for July 19th, and while the speaker lineup has been public record for some time now, the show’s organizers made a huge announcement Continue reading

Manhattan Reefs 2014 Spring Frag Swap Around the Corner

Manhattan Reefs Spring 2014 Frag Swap

Didn’t we mention that the aquarium conference season is heating up? Well, if you need a reminder, just take a look at the calendar, which is filling up fast. Another event that’s right around the corner is the annual 2014 Continue reading

Next Wave Conference Going Down in Dallas Next Saturday

DFWMAS NextWave Coral Farmers Market

If you’ve been looking to get your marine aquarium fix, then next weekend is probably one of the best times to do so. The Dallas Fort Worth Marine Aquarium Society (DFWMAS) is hosting their annual Next Wave and Coral Farmers Continue reading

MASNA 2014 – 2015 $4,000 Student Scholarship Applications Now Being Accepted


It’s that time of year again when the Marine Aquarium Societies of North America (MASNA) makes their all-call for applicants to their forthcoming student scholarships. Announced just yesterday, the 2014-2015 MASNA scholarships will consist of two $4,000 scholarships, one for Continue reading

MARSHreef’s First Annual Reef Currents a Success [Picture Intensive]

Reef Currents

It took a little while to process all of the images, but here is our recap of the first annual Reef Currents event put on by the Marine Aquarium and Reef Society of Houston (MARSH). To call the show a Continue reading

Reef Currents a New Annual Event for the Houston Area

Reef Currents by MARSH

The Marine Aquarium and Reef Society of Houston, or more affectionately known as MARSH, has been Houston’s most prominent aquarium club for many years. Co-founded by aquarium hobby legend, Eric Borneman, the club has seen many high points throughout its Continue reading

Giving Your Friends Free Corals Can Significantly Help You in the Long Run

Pectinia Coral at NextWave

If you truly value any of your corals, especially the rare and expensive ones, you should give them away for free. What?!? Does that really make sense? Sure it does, if you follow this reasoning. If you have some rare Continue reading