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2015-03-12 23:05:10

UK and US based insurance technology leader, Aquarium Software, has announced the senior appointment of a former Vice Chairman of Manchester City FC to the position of Strategic Development Director.

2015-03-12 08:30:24

Author writes an engaging novel about his two loves: Civil War and baseball HELLERTOWN, Pa., March 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- It's kind of sad that baseball today

2015-03-10 04:22:03

- Prizes Include Christmas Shopping Participation Privilege and Invitation to Formal Dinner at Prince of Wales's Family Home Highgrove House/London Residence Clarence House and Right to Order Shirt

2015-03-09 23:05:52

US Sports Camps, Inc., the operators of the Nike Sports Camps, will host the Nike Girls Lacrosse Camp and Nike Girls Field

2015-03-09 23:01:16

The all-new Canyon Falls exhibit at Newport Aquarium is set to open to the public 10 a.m. Saturday, March 14. NEWPORT, Ky.

2015-03-09 23:00:18

Every weekend is a vacation for homeowners that want to swim, exercise or entertain with a pool, spa, hot tub and backyard living amenity from the Novi Backyard, Pool & Spa Show, March 20

beer pong
2015-03-09 11:17:37

According to a new study, beer pong may not exactly be the healthiest way to spend a Thursday afternoon when you’re actually supposed to be in sitting in that Physics 101 lecture. In fact, it could make you sick – in more ways than one.

2015-03-06 12:25:08

COTTAGE GROVE, Wis., March 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Matrix Fitness introduces Connexus, a highly-versatile functional

2015-03-05 23:10:10

Clarion to provide pool safety signs and materials to participants at the National Drowning Prevention Alliance (NDPA) Educational Conference March 11 – 13, 2015 in Dallas/Fort Worth, TX

2015-03-05 23:01:29

SuperCloset's new video series Grow Like a SuperPro, teaches you everything you need to about how to grow indoors with hydroponics.


Latest Recreation Reference Libraries

Aquascaping
2013-04-02 10:31:02

Aquascaping is the art of arranging aquatic plants along with rocks, cavework, stones, or driftwood, in an aesthetically pleasing manner within an aquarium. Aquascape designs incorporate numerous distinctive styles. Usually, an aquascape houses fish as well as plants, although it’s possible to produce an aquascape with solely plants, or with rockwork or other hardscape and no plants. Even though the main goal of aquascaping is to construct an artful underwater landscape, the technical...

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2009-01-17 17:55:07

The Jack Dempsey (Rocio octofasciata) is a species of freshwater fish that is found across North and Central America (from Mexico south to the Honduras). Its common name is likened to that of the famous 1920s boxer Jack Dempsey, because of its strong facial features and aggressive nature. It is found in slow-moving waters, such as areas that are swampy, weedy, murky, and/or warm. It is common in sand-bottom canals, drainage ditches, and rivers. This species has been introduced to Australia,...

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2007-04-10 15:54:54

The Pearl Danio (Danio albolineatus) is a tropical fish belonging to the minnow family (Cyprinidae). Originating in Sumatra, Burma, and Thailand, this fish is sometimes found in community tanks by fish keeping hobbyists. It grows to a maximum length of 2.6 in (6.5 cm) and lives for around 5 years. The fish has a pink body and two light yellow/white stripes. It has an iridescent look. The fish has two pair of barbels. In the wild, the Pearl Danio is found in along the surface of small,...

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2007-04-10 14:17:18

The Pearlscale is a breed of fancy goldfish which is commonly stocked in the aquarium trade. It has a short round body, and its noted feature (as the name suggests) is the white domed scales which rise out of the body slightly, glittering in the aquarium lights. This appearance is due to extra calcified scale material building up in the center of each scale. A variant of this breed with head growth is quite common and known as the Crown Pearlscale. It is a highly sociable fish (like all...

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2007-04-10 14:06:21

A Fantail goldfish is a standard "fancy" type of goldfish. It has a dual-lobed tail, unlike its cousin the common or comet. Its fins can be different sizes, ranging from 1-3 in or more in length. A typical fantail has paired fins, including anal fins, a single dorsal fin, and a round, pointed body shape. It can range in color, from bronze (known as chocolate), orange, red, calico, and mixes of the colors. It is the third hardiest of the fancy goldfish with Comet first and Shubunkin second,...

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