Seachem Made a Surprisingly Good ‘Dual’ Air Silencer

Seachem Made a Surprisingly Good ‘Dual’ Air Silencer

Besides the needle wheel impeller, the air silencer is one of the marvels of modern protein skimmer engineering. This simple device transforms out gurgling foam fractionating devices into a quasi silent saltwater filtration machine.  Air silencers deserve a lot more credit and celebration because a well-designed air silencer is the simplest way to reduce the […] Source

Maxi, Mini-Jets are back, along with a new big brother!

Maxi, Mini-Jets are back, along with a new big brother!

I got this press release from DFW Aquarium supply and I wanted to take a minute to share it with you guys. Possibly one of the most influential and widely used utility pump in our aquarium trade has come back after brief hiatus. Here it goes! We are thrilled to announce that DFW Aquarium Supply, Inc. is now the exclusive North American distributor for NEWA products! After months of hiatus, the Maxi-Jet and Mini-Jet powerheads that hobbyists love and trust…

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Moving New Fish to Displays After a Thorough Quarantine

Moving New Fish to Displays After a Thorough Quarantine

Quarantining new fish is a necessary protocol to ensure the health and safety of the displays they will eventually be living in. This delayed gratification might be less desirable than enjoying your new fish in their new home right away, but once you’ve been patient enough to guarantee your fish are in good shape, it’s […] Source

One of the First Ferrari Roma’s in the US to be Auctioned by RM Sotheby’s for Charity

One of the First Ferrari Roma’s in the US to be Auctioned by RM Sotheby’s for Charity

Defined by Ferrari as a mid-front-engined 2+ coupe, the new Roma was designed to invoke La Nuova Dolce Vita, recalling elegant Ferraris of yesteryear such as the 250 GT Berlinetta Lusso. With output rated at 612 brake horsepower, the Roma provides both breathtaking performance and superb comfort and can easily be used on an everyday basis. Incredibly, 70% of the components utilized on the Roma are entirely new, making for a fresh take on sporting luxury as only Ferrari can…

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80-Year-Old Legend Still Drives His Ferrari F40

80-Year-Old Legend Still Drives His Ferrari F40

It’s time we all meet John, an 80-year-old who has a life that’s involved quite a few automobiles. At a young age, he raced his mother’s car in rallies and ended up getting into circuit racing. It seems as though he was born to drive. And now, decades later, John is still driving but he’s doing it behind the wheel of one of the most legendary cars ever made: the Ferrari F40. In TheSUPERCARDRIVER’s new video, John explains that he…

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What Causes High Nitrites In The Aquarium?

What Causes High Nitrites In The Aquarium?

While you might have heard that ammonia is deadly for aquarium fish, you might not have heard that nitrites can also be just as dangerous. It is important to understand what causes nitrites in the aquarium and how to quickly remove them if they do enter your saltwater or freshwater system as they can lead to dead fish and invertebrates. Keep reading to find out everything you need to know about the nitrogen cycle, nitrites, and how to remove them…

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In pursuit of the Dream build: Part 1 of Cuban Reefer’s journey

In pursuit of the Dream build: Part 1 of Cuban Reefer’s journey

Who doesn’t like building a new dream aquarium? In my honest opinion, nothing is more satisfying than planning meticulously and then executing it to perfection. Recently, I was tagged and have been following a build by a local hobbyist Javier (Cuban Reefer on facebook and instagram). He’s taking extreme measures to achieve his visions for his dream tank and it has been an absolute pleasure to look at his amazing journey and watch him set his new aquarium up. It’s…

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Meetings with octopuses, Pt.1

Meetings with octopuses, Pt.1

I recently watched the Netflix documentary ‘My Octopus Teacher’.  What an amazing piece of story telling, with some really lovely imagery.  Sadly, I haven’t ever befriended an octopus, but I have encountered them all over the world, albeit briefly.  Here’s a few from the Med, where octopus are very common. It’s a long time since I ate octopus: I can tell you they are absolutely delicious, but like many divers who have encountered them in their natural element, I have…

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