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Watching a Fish Tank Go from Empty to Aqua Forest Is So Soothing

planted fish tank
Foo the Flowerhorn

It’s been a long week. Maybe you’re stressed about work, politics, or the coronavirus—or maybe dying from the coronavirus at work while arguing about politics. Whatever it is, we assure you this fish tank is the moment of zen you need.

Popular YouTube channel Foo the Flowerhorn has meticulously documented their adventures in keeping planted fish tanks. While they have many videos about the process, including monthly updates on their nano tank, one of our favorites is this one.

The sixth-month update on the nano tank seen below captures snapshots of the tank from the moment the substrate is first poured in all the way to the tank really coming into its own. Plus, it’s just really relaxing to watch:

If you loved that, you’re definitely going to love the other videos on their channel—including the ones where they set off a feeding frenzy by lowering fruits and vegetables into the tank.

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