Scuba Diving

Underwater Photographer Spotlight: Gabriel Barathieu

Gabriel Barathieu has managed to turn his passion for photography into a career. Read on to learn why he loves to discover new places through diving …

Emotions

Deepblu is Giving Away an All-Inclusive Trip to Fiji

Deepblu has teamed up with Tavenui Dive Resort and Shearwater Research to send one lucky winner of their "Dive Like a Pro 2" contest to Fiji. The …

Fiji

Dispatches: Diving With Her Deepness, Dr. Sylvia Earle

“If I don’t get underwater at least once a month, I get dry rot,” oceanographer Dr. Sylvia Earle says, as she climbs a ladder and steps, dripping, …

Watches

USA Diving Announces 2018 Region and Zone Championships Dates and Locations

USA Diving announced today the dates and locations for the 2018 Region and Zone Championships.<p>The 2018 Region Championships will take place in the …

Team USA

Overseas dual time

• 3 bar (approx. 30 meters)<p><b>Guidelines: for daily use, activities on the surface of the water (e.g. leisure swimming, diving from the pool edge but</b> …

Watches

Jules Verne: The Man Who Invented the Future

Peter P. Plasencia provided 8 illustrations of Jules Verne’s (February 8, 1828–March 24, 1905) imaginative writing in Franz Born’s 1964 book <i>Jules</i> …

Jules Verne

Wounded veterans dive for history, healing in waters

Jeff Pickard has lived with constant pain in his left arm and hand since an Iraqi sniper shot him in the shoulder in 2010.<p>"It's like a bunch of …

Business

8 Fascinating Facts About Barracuda

The barracuda is sometimes portrayed as an ocean menace, but does it deserve such a reputation? This common fish has threatening teeth and a habit of …

3 Things to Do on a Romantic Getaway to Costa Rica

When it comes to choosing a honeymoon destination or a vacation spot for a romantic trip with your loved one, you’re spoiled for choice, with amazing …

Central America

Underwater world: the best places for diving in Bali

Bali is the place to see some of the ocean's most majestic creatures

Indonesia

Diving into Film Making with Daniel Oron

Daniel Oron. Photo: Go Button Media<p>Using scuba diving in your job isn’t just the reserve of the Dive professionals, the skills you learn can be …

Filmmaking

Adventurous Travel Excursions in Cayman Islands

The Cayman Islands are easily one of the Caribbean's most enthralling destinations, with all three islands (Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac and Little …

Cayman Islands

Women make up 30 percent of certificated scuba divers in Turkey, board member says

ISTANBUL – Doğan News Agency<p>Of around 200,000 certificated scuba divers in Turkey, only 30 percent are women, Turkish Underwater Sports Federation …

Turkey

UShaka Marine World gives new meaning to swimming with sharks

Florida Goliath Grouper Harvest Update

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has postponed delivering the goliath grouper update until 2018. What does that mean for …

Florida

5 reasons you must visit Cebu, Philippines

1: The islands<p>Cebu Island is long and narrow, stretching 196 kilometres from north to south, and only 32 kilometres across its widest point. It has …

Asia Travel

AIDA

INTRODUCTION<br>On Saturday the 22nd of July, Alessia Zecchini, the current AIDA world record holder in constant weight, crossed the Arch in Dahab's Blue …

Nature Photographer of the Year 2017 Winners Announced

Home » General » News » <b>Nature Photographer of the Year 2017 Winners ...</b><p>Ed Carr<br>• Nov 14th, 2017<br>• Comment<p>Nature Talks Photo Festival in Holland is an …

Nature

Finding history: The discovery of two lost shipwrecks in Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary

By Elizabeth Weinberg<p>November 2017<p>Beneath the waves of Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary lies an underwater museum. In this section of Lake …

Oceans

The prescience of Coral Bell

<i>This is the first of a series of articles marking the tenth anniversary of the publication of Coral Bell's Lowy Institute Paper</i>, The End of the Vasco …

Geopolitics

Shark Life: A Shark Tank in a Shark Tank

What happens when your arena is colloquially known as the Shark Tank? You put a shark tank in the Shark Tank.<p>This past summer, the San Jose Sharks …

Entrepreneurship

Giant shark a willing patient as intrepid diver pulls broken teeth; photos

It's hard to imagine a shark requesting the services of a dentist, or a person brave enough – or foolish enough? – to perform oral surgery on a very …

Adventure Travel

Experience Scuba Diving in Cozumel, the Diving Capital of Latin America

As a premier diving destination, Cozumel offers something for divers at any level. It is home to some of the best reefs, dive sites and marine life …

Latin America

Divemaster Training: 11 Reasons to Become a “Tank Monkey”

Disclaimer: The opinions of the author are her own and in no way reflect the opinions of PADI or the dive shop affiliated with her.<p>Of the many things …

'Chilean Titanic' mystery solved after 95 years as experts locate wreck

Researchers have finally located the wreck of the ship known as the ‘Chilean Titanic’ that sank 95 years ago.<p>More than 400 people were on the steamer Itata when it sank in a ferocious storm off the coast of La Higuera in Chile’s Coquimbo region. Some 374 people died in the disaster, according to …

Archaeology

Divers probe little known shipwreck off New Hampshire coast

A shipwreck largely forgotten by history was discovered this summer by a team of divers dedicated to telling its story.<p>Found in 300 feet of water, …

Business

San Francisco shipwreck: Divers find 'cannonball clue'

<b>A team of underwater archaeologists believe they have found a cannonball from a Spanish ship that sank in a storm off Japan in 1609.</b><p>The San Francisco was travelling from the Philippines to Mexico when it sank.<p>The galleon was believed to be carrying valuable trade goods which could be worth millions …

News

The Best Deep Dives

<b>WHY GO DEEP?</b> Because — for those with the right skills and training — the rewards for pushing to recreational limits and beyond include sights and …

Riviera Maya

5 animals you would never expect to see in the Galapagos Islands

Become encompassed in the world-famous living laboratory of the Galapagos Islands, among the feathered nests of blue-footed boobies and trolling feet …

Animals

Family of clownfish earns Blue Planet II comparisons to Finding Nemo

The narrative of Finding Nemo is well-worn: a male clownfish, driven to over-protective parenting by bereavement, travels across the ocean in search of his only son, Nemo. Along the way, he goes on a transformative journey that allows him to learn more about himself and his relationship with his …

Fish