Marine Beginners

From Microcosm Aquarium Explorer

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Michael Paletta advocates live rock filtration for all beginners. The New Marine Aquarium
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Marine Tank Setup in 10 Simple Steps

Knowing you want a marine aquarium is not enough. You wouldn’t go into a car dealership and buy a new vehicle without first making at least a mental checklist of the features you absolutely need, the options you might like, and an idea of how much you want to spend. Read more...


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Your First Marine Aquarium

Like a living kaleidoscope, a marine aquarium brings us face-to-face with some of nature’s most beautiful fishes and incredible undersea life forms, offering a window on a world many of us will never visit. With a daily spectacle provided by dazzling coral reef creatures, a sparkling saltwater system can be a dynamic presence in a home, office, or classroom. Read more...


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Stocking Your Marine Aquarium

Knowing you want a marine aquarium is not enough. You wouldn’t go into a car dealership and buy a new vehicle without first making at least a mental checklist of the features you absolutely need, the options you might like, and an idea of how much you want to spend. Read more...