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The amazing life of sharks

The shark is one of the most amazing out of all those living on earth creatures. These fish had survived all kinds of ice ages and other disasters that were not in the teeth to the same mammoths and dinosaurs. It is not excluded that sharks will survive and the human race, so they are arranged.

In order to survive!

Interestingly, the body of the shark can regulate the salinity of the water, so one of the scientists foretold of impending disaster – desalination of the oceans due to glacial melting – the shark practically does not threaten.

Even the lack of oxygen not to confuse the predator. Because the shark at any time is able to “turn off” the part of the brain, and go into suspended animation to conserve energy.

These predators have a unique vision, is several times larger than a cat. A shark can see in opaque sea water at a distance up to 15 meters. Her eyes different from human frequency perception: we have 24 frames per second, the sharks – 45 fps. Besides, as it turned out, sharks see black and white picture, and perceive the world in color. Continue reading

The sea aquarium.

Algae is a very important part of aquarium because many aquarists immediately abandon their hobby because they are unable to overcome the invasion of these plants. In most cases ososki, leading to subsequent problems with algae, are associated with earlier stage of the installation of the aquarium. In fact, in the aquarium will not have algae problems if you follow a few basic rules.

Even if – with the best intentions – You don’t want the appearance of algae in Aquarama, You must show proper respect to them. If You will better know the nature of the algae, you will be generally easier to deal with them.

Algae – the old vegetation on the planet

About 3 billion years ago, blue algae appeared on earth and became the first vegetation on it. It is the oldest of living organisms, the well known chlorophyll – crusadea the substance that gives green color to the leaves and photosynthesis, through which nutrients can be done with the help of light, one of the most outstanding phenomena in the creation of the world. The appearance of blue algae was closely associated with the growth of oxygen in the atmosphere. From it was formed the ozone layer which in turn is protected from the deadly UV rays, making the residents of water poverkhnostyami. Continue reading

Aquarium fish and their care

Breeding aquarium fish is extremely popular among those who like to create coziness in my house. It is beautiful, impressive, and most importantly – care for fish in an aquarium doesn’t require much time. And still at the stage of purchase and preparation of the aquarium, the acquisition of its inhabitants should make every effort then to fully enjoy this little miracle at home.

Step 1. Buy aquarium

Don’t be surprised, but caring for fish in an aquarium begins with the acquisition thereof. It was the size and shape of the aquarium cause the comfort – therefore the quality and duration of its existence, fish.

Choosing the size and shape of the aquarium, remember:

– in aquariums of large dimensions, water is contaminated less frequently than in small;

– the size of the aquarium must be suitable for the number and size of fish that will inhabit larger fish, the larger should be the aquarium (so what fish will live in it, it is worth thinking in advance);

the form of aquarium also needs to match the fish, to be exact – landscape design, which is suitable for them (some fish can swim in a totally empty tank, others need seaweed and stones, the third is the soil at the bottom); Continue reading

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