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    Resist Urge to Kill Endangered Species...

    ok... so... I woke up sunday morning, looked out my window, to see a what i believe to be a blue heron, standing in my half whisky barrel pond w/ a goldfish tail sticking out of it's beak. This little bugger has obviously acclimated to hunting near houses and ornamental ponds for easy prey. I...
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    Sad Day....

    My Blood Red e. quadricolor anemone decided to go for a stroll last night, right down the throat of a korallia pump. now, this took some effort, and is akin to a suicide wish... i had put craft plastic all around the 'intakes' of the koralia, but he decided to walk right up the out-current...
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    new 120 Glalon Cube

    Here are some pics and a short explanation of what your seeing. This is as far as I have gotten in 3 years on this project, and most of it within the last few months. (mostly due to lack of time since I work around 70 to 80 hours a week) This is the tank itself. pay no attention to the clutter...
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    Interesting little algaes

    Algae are among the world's premier plants. Scientists never expected to find an alga that feeds like a Venus flytrap. So biologists were surprised to discover that a common type of lake alga not only feeds itself through photosynthesis, it also eats bacteria. Scientists studied the alga's...
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    Striated red rose...

    I just bough tmy wife a rose at HEB (local grocery chain) and it has normal foliage, but the petals are awesome. From stem to tip of the petal is is a dark red, striated with an even darker red, it has the effect of looking like crushed red velvet. It is the first rose I ever thought looked...
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    Astrowars beta 10 ending

    so my little addicts... beta 10 is almost over with almost 5 players set to win withing 4 or 5 days. How did you fair? I will probably just scratch out level 20 on my player level, held 16 planets, and was producing over 500 PP's an hour. If your interested in joining my alliance next round...
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    ?are you a bogus trader?

    Several weeks ago RL7836 sent uot over 30 packages to individuals, requesting only that you re-emburse him for his shipping costs. approximately 1/3 of you HAVE NOT PAID FOR SHIPPING. RL7836 has not given me any names, and has only sought advice at this point. He has tried his best to contact...
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    My ram got stolen last night

    Who is a bigger thief? the people who stole your truck? or the City you live in, who after recovering said truck towed it to the city impound lot, and are charging me 210 dollars to reclaim it? Sunday night thieves broke into my friends autoshop, where the truck was for some engine work. They...
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    New round of astrowars

    BETA 10 of Astrowars began this April. I joined an alliance this time around, The ******** *****. If you would like to play, please feel free to help me with some culture points by joining through the following link: http://www.astrowars.com/register/?r=86533 happy wars everyone. (I am at...
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    Think about what you write before you post

    I first have to put a caveat on this statement. I am not saying this as a Mod, or in any official capacity, but as a member. I know it's a Feature Novel in length, but I REALLY want you to read it. There have been more than a few threads here lately which I have not been able to moderate...
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    Building a Reeftank

    Edit *** Since I got a positive response to posting this info, I am going to go ahead and start. I renamed the topic from "Would you be interested" so it's clear what it is. BEWARE, THIS THREAD GETS PICTURE INTENSIVE ON PAGE 2 *** END EDIT Hi All, I was wondering if you would be interested...
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    Where does everyone stand on...

    hmm... Racism... against it... super strains.... don't want them... snowball earth.... I'll take a balmy 70 degrees please sleep... it's a good thing sorry all, couldn't help but take a little poke...
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    Anyone playing astrowars online?

    Anyone playing astrowars? For those not familiar (probably all of you) it is an online multiplayer strategy game. each game lasts for months, it is not a game for the impatient twitch reaction crowd, and more than anything it's a way to pass a few minutes here and there every day. If you ever...
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    Anyone tried lighting with t-5's?

    has anyone tried lighting their terrariums with T-5's? The come in color spectrums ranging from 6500K to 20K (and beyond but I expect your probably out of the useful wavelengths after you pass 10K) T-5's are more powerful than VHO's and Power Compacts, on the order of delivering about 300% more...
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    The deadly potatoe

    The Peruvian Andes gave the world the potato, which is one of the largest crops in the world today. The problem is, the modern potato is plagued by potato beetles and aphids, which also carry some viral diseases to the plant. Now a wild potato found in the Bolivian Andes is being studied because...
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    My other hobby

    I decided to show you all a peek of my other hobby. The page is only temporary to make viewing images easier. Oh, and since the detail is kind of needed for the specimens in the picture, the images can be large sometimes... broadband connections are a good idea! My Digital Reef I hope to...
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    30 Hex up and running

    Up and running 2 weeks with 3 pieces of live rock, (formerly dead rock that was once alive (someone let it dry out, so I bought it as base rock) and almost 4 inches of live sand. SG has been pegged at 1.022 for over a week now, and all my levels have stabilized. So, saturday morning i am...
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    Starting up a 30 Hex

    I have the following allready: 30 Gallon Hex, w/ Stand I am building a canopy vented with 7 inch fans. Fluval 104 (temporary fixture) 175 watt 20K metal halide (I may build some power compacts into the hood in the future) 300 Watt Thermometer with a 175 on hand for backup (remember it's a 30...
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    Ikon board errors fixed - Again

    I put a bandaid on it. I can't recover the lost topics, basically, the server just filled up from what i can tell, I went back and deleted some really old stuff, then did a test, new topics will work. So, if your topic is broken, re-post it please. Tim, your topic, and the one for supporting...
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    !THE AVATAR CONTEST!

    Petflytrap is Going to Give SOMEONE a plant of their choice from our inventory! Heres the Contest Rules! 1) Admins (me) and Mods are not eligable. 2) You Avatar must NOT be copyrighted material that you do not own, it must be original, and yours!  (Pictures, Art, Flash, Shockwave, You name it...
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