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Are self cleaning fish tanks still fiction?
Are self cleaning fish tanks still fiction?
Does the idea of never having to carry out a water change ever again appeal to you? Nathan Hill considers how close we really are to maintenance-free fishkeepi...
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Nathan Hill on Thursday 30 October, 2014, 12:55
Take responsibility, damn it!
Take responsibility, damn it!
The rain's back, I'm spending too much time indoors, and when frequenting my local stores I'm doing an awful lot of eavesdropping. It's time to hoist up my soapbox and unleash the demagogue within, because my hackles are up, says Nathan Hi...
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Nathan Hill on Thursday 9 October, 2014, 20:34
Why are aquaponics so slow to take hold?
Why are aquaponics so slow to take hold?
It's the ultimate for 'green' households that want to keep fish, so why are no mainstream suppliers embracing the aquaponics concept, asks Nathan Hill...
5 (1 vote) *4 comments
Nathan Hill on Thursday 25 September, 2014, 23:03
Your tanks: Richard Ridgway
Your tanks: Richard Ridgway
Nathan Hill peeks inside a beast of a tank where a dragon-like Arowana is just one of the highligh...
5 (1 vote)
Nathan Hill on Friday 19 September, 2014, 13:43
Time to go green?
Time to go green?
Energy-guzzling aquarium equipment is coming under the scrutiny of the EU — and Nathan Hill thinks they have a point...
5 (5 votes) *4 comments
Nathan Hill on Friday 12 September, 2014, 15:12
A filter with a difference!
A filter with a difference!
The Theiling Roller Mat filter, which was on display at the Interzoo trade show in Germany earlier this year, is an external filter that we can all get excited about, says Nathan Hi...
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Nathan Hill on Thursday 4 September, 2014, 16:50
Just starting out? Don't buy a bowl!
 Just starting out? Don't buy a bowl!
Nathan Hill expresses his concern over the number of inadequate aquaria currently on the marke...
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Nathan Hill on Friday 29 August, 2014, 11:24
Adapt or die, retailers!
Adapt or die, retailers!
Old style retail is never coming back, warns Nathan Hill. Buying habits and customers' expectations have changed - so aquatic retailers need to do the sa...
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Nathan Hill on Friday 15 August, 2014, 10:37
Your tanks: Jack Heathcote's 'other' set-ups
Your tanks: Jack Heathcote's 'other' set-ups
Jack Heathcote has found fame as being the owner of the the UK's largest private freshwater aquarium - but that's only part of the story. Jack has a number of spectacular achievements tucked away in his other set-ups. Nathan Hill discovers his secrets to success with shy Elephant noses and the most finicky of angelfish...
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Nathan Hill on Friday 1 August, 2014, 11:23
Classifieds – a bargain for everyone but the fish!
Classifieds – a bargain for everyone but the fish!
Since I've had a little free time, I've dipped a toe back in to retail – only a day here, a day there, you understand – getting a feel for what the trends are. And my, hasn't it all changed in just a few short years, writes Nathan Hi...
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Nathan Hill on Friday 1 August, 2014, 11:22


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