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Posted on 10/06/2010 01:22:00 PM

15 Cool Fish Aquariums

• Sink Aquarium
Your sink now becomes house for your loved fishes. The Sink aquarium is shaped like sink and is an amazing addition for your home. This sink harmonizes perfectly with the aquarium shitter, and all for only $4,700.

• Blowfish Aquarium
Till now we have come across aquariums that are designed to house fishes. But this fish tank is a real object, designed for a real purpose. I’ll tell you all about it after the jump. The main benefit from the perspective of the children was the prospect of being able to swim and survive under water for longer, and being able to change their interactions with one another as a result of this new imagined world. During a brainstorm, the children imagined sea creatures they wished they could become.

• Chumby aquarium
The aquarium makes use of Chumby, a little open source widget platform, with WiFi, a touch screen, some USB ports, and a squeeze sensor. The chumby monitors the fish tank and is attached to some hardware that sits in the fish bowl and measures water conditions to make sure your fish stays healthy. It also allows you to monitor your fishes with the webcam.

• Comfish USB aquarium
Computers have almost made our life completely dependent on them. And now computer takes control over the aquariums as well. Comfish aquarium is controlled almost entirely from your computer, where USB cable supplies power to the tank’s LED lights. In addition, the water heater, and the oxygen pump can control all this stuff with a program that looks just like the fish tank itself. A little camera keeps you aware of what’s going inside a tank without even looking at the fishes.

• Floating Garden

The Floating Garden by Benjamin Graindorge is one innovative aquarium that minimizes the problem of water maintenance, and at the same time shows a nice symbiotic relationship between plants and fish. Designed to fit into small spaces, this ecological system allows you to recycle the aquarium water for repeated use. Gravel-based filtration allows decantation of water through a sand layer of 5 cm, thereby removing bacteria and larger impurities and turning nitrogen into nitrate.

• Globe aquarium
Adding to the list of some of the creative fish tanks, this one definitely should be part of the list. Make your fishes acquaint of the world with the Globe aquarium. This Globe Aquarium will take your fishes round the world but not literally. Take the tank along so that you do not forget the way back to your home. It’s priced at $49.95.

• Head shaped tank
Designed by Nicola L. this tank brings human and nature together. The unique design is shaped like human head where fishes rejoice in the water. It combines the look of a modern fish bowl with the performance of an elegant aquarium.

• iMacquarium
iMacquarium deserves to stand among the list of the aquariums. It’s a fish tank that is built inside the shell of an old iMac. Since the fish-tank is in a computer shell, it is named after the iMac. The well designed aquariums look like the fish floating on your pc screen. If your fishes act pretty smart, this is the best house they can get.

• Infinity Aquarium
Designe by BCXSY Design Studio, Infinity aquarium creates a visual metaphor to life in the fish bowl. It’s a house incomprehensible rooms, corridors, and dead ends, and never ending roads. Your fishes will definitely get tangled in this puzzled tank.

• Light bulb aquarium
Light bulb aquarium with its amazing look lets your fishes flaunt about their new and unique house. The unusual space will make your marine pal feel posh without you having to blow a good portion of your retirement fund to please high fishiness. Making use of the old bulbs not only helps to utilize the old bulbs but also gives a new designed house to your fishes.

• R2-D2 aquarium
Check out the robots holding the fishes. The R2-D2 aquarium is a robot shaped tank that houses your fishes. It comes with filter and overhead LED tank lights that switch between red, blue, and a two-sided waterproofed cardboard insert depicting scenes from the movie as a background. It is priced for $129.95.

• Silverfish aquarium
Silverfish aquarium from Octopus Studio is designed with multiple connected globe tanks for underwater exploration and viewer stimulation. The unique of its type, the aquarium conceals six orbs connected by tubes, the lights, pumps and filters in the cabinet.

• Toilet aquarium
Come out of the notion that toilet serves just one purpose. They can be inspiration for many other things. Just like this aquarium. The Toilet aquarium becomes a good house for your fishes and a cool statement for your home. These aquariums take the design to a new level altogether and enhances your living space with cool stuff.

• Decorative fish tanks
Designed by Vanessa mitrani, this tank is something you can design at home itself. The cool tank brings together art and nature. The tank is designed by the designer uniquely and then decorated in several different forms.

• Vertical fish tank
The long tower shaped fish tank is cool enough to adorn your interiors with something that will draw you close to the nature. This cool and sleek floor aquarium is available in 3 sizes and includes built-in lights, pump, filter, plant decor and gravel.


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abigail on Jun 10, 2012, 9:30:00 AM  

These are really cool tanks