Rarely seen Giant Phantom Jelly caught in new Monterey Bay Aquarium deepsea video

Out of the darkness of the ocean’s midnight zone, MBARI’s remotely operated vehicle (ROV) Doc Ricketts spots a billowing crimson curtain. Moving in for a closer look, the submersible’s lights reveal the giant phantom jelly (Stygiomedusa gigantea).

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VIDEO: Dance of the Pygmy Sculpins

“Yeah, I know we’ve posted several times with these Pygmy Sculpins,” writes the social-media manager of the Conservation Fisheries Facebook page, “but they’re just so stinking cute!”

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Champion Lighting Founder Perry Tishgart Dies

Well-known aquarium technology purveyor Perry Tishgart, founder of Champion Lighting and Supply, passed away November 22, 2021.

For many members of the Old Guard of Reefkeeping, the news that Perry Tishgart has died comes with a sense of shock and sadness.

As founder of Champion Lighting in Ambler, Pennsylvania…

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Oceanbox Designs MicroTank Artisan P-1G Micro AIO Aquarium

Pico reefkeeping gets another boost with a new MicroTank in a limited launch-edition offering; just 15 MicroTank Artisan P-1G are available for preorder through Oceanbox Designs, including an early-adopter owner’s badge.

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VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for PUFF

Aquarists may enjoy following a baby Valentini Pufferfish, through its first year of life on the Great Barrier reef in the new documentary “PUFF: Wonders of the Reef”, coming December 16, 2021, to Netflix.

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