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STAmina Freediving App Seeking Beta Testers

Valeriy Kovalenko, the maker of the popular STAmina Freediving App, has announced on Facebook that he is looking for Beta Testers for the next version …

Software

Florida family unearths gold coins worth over $1M from 1715 shipwreck

A Florida man has uncovered gold artifacts worth over $1 million from the wreckage of a Spanish fleet that sank in a storm off the Florida coast three centuries ago.

The find by Eric Schmitt was announced late Monday by a salvage company that owns the rights to the site where the coins and jewels …

Florida

Wicked Dolphin Releases and Sells Out of USS Mohawk Sunken Barrel Rum

What’s better than celebrating the third anniversary of the sinking of southwest Florida’s artificial reef Mohawk and at the same time honoring …

Rum

Underwater Drones: The New Offshore Explorers

When tasked with surveying potential offshore drilling sites, oil and gas companies have oft relied on 20th century tech like boats and buoys to get …

Robots

But First, Let Me Take a [Scuba] Selfie

Selfie With Gilbert

Mathieu Foulquié

By Mathieu Foulquié

Gilbert the toad became so friendly that he followed me, always coming towards me (maybe also …

Selfies

Accidental Find: Scientists Stumble on Centuries-Old Shipwreck

While searching for a mooring from a previous trip, researchers off the coast of North Carolina discovered a well-preserved shipwreck and artifacts …

Shipwreck

The Ghost Fleet of Operation Desecrate One

It’s not the darkness below that unnerves me. Nor is it the thought of the dozens of sharks I’ve been diving with on nearby reefs. What’s nagging me …

Invertebrates

California Dreaming

Backscatter pro client Howard Hall shares his stunning footage of giant kelp forests and his top shooting techniques.

Howard Hall Interview Q/A with …

Movies

Netflix's MISSION BLUE Garners Three Emmy Nominations

Netflix‘s MISSION BLUE documentary that features “Her Deepness” Sylvia Earle has garnered three Emmy nominations.

According to the National Academy of

Netflix

Cristina Zenato – Turning Childhood Dreams Into a Career In Diving

Cristina Zenato with some of her best friends. Photo credit: Amanda Cotton

PADI has interviewed several amazing women so far as part of the “Women in …

[VIDEO] Freediving The Gullies Of Kynance, Cornwall

This week’s video comes from the UK and Daan Verhoeven and Georgina Miller who run Aquacity Freediving in Cornwall. The video shows freediving in the …

Cornwall

Diving in the Maldives

This tiny island country in the Indian Ocean has over a thousand islands and is famous for its tropical environment. It has tiny dots of palm-covered …

Maldives

Oceanic VTX Color OLED Dive Computer Review

Oceanic

Oceanic JetPack

Backpacking

Diving in Antarctica

Observe the Unique Surroundings

By Scuba Diver Life

Antarctica is home to various Antarctic fish, starfishes, jelly-fishes, sea-snails, crabs, …

Antarctica

DIVE BELOW. Coral reefs and shipwrecks are protected by law in Bermuda which makes them a leader in marine conservation.

Diving the Bermuda Deep

We had been planning this dive over our entire careers.

Our Mission: Descend more than 200 feet in open water, find the peak of a majestic volcanic …

Bermuda

Surprise Scuba Homecoming for U.S. Soldier

Who's that lurking nearby with a scuba tank? It's daddy! After six months away serving in Afghanistan, Capt. Hyrum Bronson staged a surprise …

Afghanistan

BARE SPORTS Introduces New Wetsuit For Very Cold Water

BARE Sports recently unveiled a new wetsuit for very cold water.

Dubbed the “BARE Reactive,” the suit features a material called “Celliant” that uses …

Wetsuits

Adorable Video Proves Sea Lions Are The Puppies Of The Sea

Imagine swimming in the ocean when suddenly you're surrounded by creatures from the deep ... snuggly sea lions who just want to kiss your face, that …

Sea Lions

N.C. shipwreck may date to American Revolution, say scientists

While searching for a mooring from a previous trip, researchers off the coast of North Carolina discovered a well-preserved shipwreck and artifacts …

Shipwreck

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Dive the World Famous Bloody Wall

Little Cayman Beach Resort

Pristine reefs, excellent visibility and incredible diving.

Dive Package Deal Only $1563 — Limited Time Only!

This special …

Mornings

The sky gets darker on the Needles, one of the most astonishing spots of the Isle of Wight. Another day of the British Classic Week is over: the strongly sporting character of the Luminor Sumbersible 1950 3 Days Chrono Flyback Automatic Titanio - 47mm (PAM00615) dominates the bay, with its unique and highly luminous iconic dial. Discover more here: http://goo.gl/LrYQfF

How I Quit My Job to Become a Scuba Instructor

Does your day to day grind have you wondering: what if I walked away from my job to become a scuba instructor? What would it be like to do something I

Scuba Diving

The Untold Tale of Two WWII Vessels

After six years of research, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has identified two World War II vessels, previously unnamed, at the …

World War II

Here’s what World War II planes now look like in their underwater graves

While you’d expect to find sunken ships at the bottom of the sea, Wisconsin-based Coastguard captain Brandi Mueller gives us a glimpse of an uncommon …

20th Century