Dive the Great Barrier Reef with Google Street View

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Google is really takings steps to ensure that they provide the world with the most comprehensive, interactive map of the world possible. Recently Google partnered with the Catlin Seaview Survey to expand their “interactive map” to include the Great Barrier Reef! With Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Checkerboard Wrasse

Checkerboard Wrasse

If you’re looking for a cool, semi-reef safe wrasse that would be a great pest hunter, then look no further than the checkerboard wrasse (Halichoeres hortulanus). This fish comes in a variety of colors depending on its natural habitat, with Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Yellow Acanthastrea lordhowensis

Yellow Acan Frag

Even though the Acan trend of the early 2000’s has calmed way down, we still have a soft spot for those little Australian gems of the reef. As you can tell, these corals come in a wide variety of colors, Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Space Invader Pectinia

Space Invader Pectinia Unique Corals

Have you ever seen a more wondrous sight? This beautiful Space Invaders Pectinia is simply stunning, and we’ve never seen a finer specimen. The coral is in perfect health, exhibiting rich and vibrant colors, showing no signs of dead spots, and, Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Dancing Sexy Shrimp

Sexy Shrimp

We’re showing off our sexy with the latest AquaNerd Picture of the Week. The subject is, of course, a sexy shrimp that can be seen striking an all too familiar post. These shrimp hang out around anemones, swaying their bodies Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Huge Prizm Favia Colony

Prizm Favia Colony

Gracing our normal Picture of the Week offering this time around is an amazing Prizm Favia colony. While most favia corals are rather bland in appearance, featuring a couple of colors that are pretty flat, the prizm favia almost jumps right Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Awesome Maxima Clam

Blue Seas Aquariums Maxima Clam

We don’t often use other people’s photos for our Picture of the Week, opting for the opportunity to show off some of our own collection, but we couldn’t resist sharing this amazing clam. This Tridacna maxima from Blue Seas Aquariums Continue reading