The world’s smallest real aquarium (6 Photos)

Famous Russian miniaturist Anatoly Konenko created this tiny tank is made of fiberglass, complete with real algae and fish. The size of the tank is 30 x 24 x 14 mm with a volume of about 10 ml, which is equal to about 2 teaspoons of water.

  • sureal

    most bored fish ever

  • BigDingo

    What is this? An aquarium for ants?

    It needs to be at least 3 times this big.

    • Justin Hall

      This aquarium is fit enough for Claymation Prime Ministers.

    • ROK

      aquarium for fish who can't read good

      • DanielB

        and wanna learn to do other stuff good too

    • bubblerider86

      they can't even turn left…

  • dakota

    looks suitable for sea monkeys!

  • HeavyD

    Hmm. there's something fishy about this

  • OneClownShoe

    Someone in Japan already made earrings of this.

  • ohmyguinness

    #3 This is 'Merica. I can't read that.

    • J/K, chill guys...

      Yup, only in America with their quality of schooling can someone not know how to use a ruler =P

      • GK-4

        no, he means we have no concept of length within the Metric System.
        I'll concede however that it the metric does seem more practical and efficient. EXCEPT for measuring Temperature.

        • Rioni

          Umm, not really cuz WE (The rest of the world) know that water freezes at 0 degrees and boils at 100, whats not practical about that??

      • ohmyguinness
  • Lia

    Reminds me of the slightly larger, but still very small, cube aquariums sold a few years back with the little tiny fish or the little tiny frog….

  • broadactyl

    about the same size as my baby d*ck

    • RealJerseyBean

      you have a baby dick?

  • Grifo

    Great, one more pet for my kids to kill.

  • MigraineBoy

    Put in one flake of fish food and you'll kill all the fish at once.

  • logic

    So tiny, yet such a huge waste of time

  • Rose

    How do you change the water?

  • equalizermax

    I want one for my office desk

  • JoJo

    Its a FEMA camp for fish. =/

  • Yeahbeer

    What the hell kind of fish do they use

    • Lisa

      They look like guppy babies to me. {shrug} I wonder how much he's selling these for?

  • Diana Santos

    that's cute…i like it :$

  • I am Name

    What will that guy think of next? he is an amazing artist.

  • Indy Engine 14

    It's kinda total crap that it doesn't have a lid w/lights.. Where's the bubbler & the sunken ship decor. Artist my ass.

  • Bob

    God damned metric system.

    • Boss

      Deal with it

  • Andre


    In Russia.

  • melissa2012

    The stones on the bottom are HUGE!

  • Logic76

    Too much maintenance for me

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  • FishJournal

    What a tiny aquarium ! What kind of fish fits with that aquarium ?

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