Monthly Archives: February 2015


Cutting Edge Coral Research with the Help of TMC and AquaRay Lighting

Research at the University of Southampton has found an explanation for the puzzling observation that corals show such a stunning range of colours even when they are sat side-by-side on the reef. The related paper on the genetic basis of coral colour polymorphism in reef corals and its ecological implications came out in Molecular Ecology. [...]

February 24th, 2015|

TMC Partners with Ecoxotic on LED Lighting for Public Aquaria

Tropical Marine Centre is pleased to announce that it is partnering with Ecoxotic, a well-known American LED lighting manufacturer, to bring the high power Canon Pro range of LED pendant lights to the commercial market in Europe, the Middle East and Russia. These lights are widely used in large scale private and public aquaria throughout the world, [...]

February 23rd, 2015|

AquaRay lighting used in coral pigment research

The research programme that we are involved in with the Coral Reef Laboratory at National Oceanography Centre, University of Southampton, is producing some excellent results, with new findings that potentially make big changes in the fields of reef keeping, propagation and conservation. You can find out more here.

February 9th, 2015|

AquaRay Nature Perfect – The right answer for aquaculture

Our patented Nature Perfect diodes are now being used in several trials around the world as a light source that is an active driver in the metabolic processes of almost all living organisms. We will keep you up to date with these trials and their results here, as we do our bit to reduce the [...]

February 9th, 2015|