Picture of the Week, Pico Reef

Pico Reef

Who says you need a big aquarium in order to have a thriving reef tank? It is frequently said that you need a large aquarium in order to keep a captive reef with any long-term success. While a large tank Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Refugium Loaded with Macroalgae

Grape Caulerpa and Chaetomorpha

Ahh, the refugium. A staple of the American marine aquarium. These interesting tanks beneath the aquarium are the source of a lot of debate, but in our opinions, their benefits outweigh their drawbacks. Their drawbacks you ask? Well, many feel Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Clownfish and Anemone

Clownfish in Anemone

There was supposed to be a slow motion video associated with this post, but unfortunately, YouTube decided to automatically adjust the speed to a normal rate. Regardless, we can still talk about the intended subject, an anemone playing host to Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Green and Orange Fungia

Cherry Corals Green and Orange Plate Coral

Monday is back, and even though we’re already well into September, we wanted to take a quick stroll down memory lane with this image of a rather lovely plate coral from MACNA 2014. This amazing piece has alternating green and orange coloration Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Red Carpet Anemone at MACNA 2014

Red Carpet Anemone MACNA 2014

We loved this image of a bight red Haddoni carpet anemone from MACNA 2014 so much, we just had to share it twice. We originally showed off this photo on our Facebook page, but since this is one of the Continue reading

Picture of the Week, Rainbow Plate Coral from MACNA 2013

Frag Junky Rainbow Plate Coral MACNA

Seeing as how MACNA 2014 is going down this weekend in Denver, we are spending the whole week celebrating the event. As part of that celebration, this week’s AquaNerd Picture of the Week is a mind-blowing rainbow plate coral from Continue reading