Scuba Diving

'The stuff the movie-makers dream of.' In Lake Michigan, a graveyard of long-lost ships captivates historians

After a year of scouring the depths of Lake Michigan with a sonar-equipped fishing boat, Steve Radovan finally got a hit on the gray-scale monitor in the captain's cabin in May 2016.<p>The 71-year-old shipwreck enthusiast powered down the Discovery's engines and dropped a waterproof camera attached to …

Lake Michigan

Guinness World Records for Scuba Diving: Deepest Scuba Dive and More

The Guinness Book of World Records holds a world record of its own; it’s the best-selling copyrighted book. Here we take a look at the records set by …

World Records

Investing in a Diving Watch

As many a hotel pool can attest to, not all watches take like a fish to water. They might look the part; some might even boast how many tens of …

Watches

British woman who died while scuba diving off Gran Canaria beach is named by devastated friends

A British woman who died while scuba diving off a Gran Canaria beach has today been named.<p>Justine Barranger went into cardiac arrest after diving off …

Crime

Inside the submarine factory: OceanGate builds a craft to visit the Titanic shipwreck, again and again

EVERETT, Wash. — Today it looks like an eight-foot-long section of culvert pipe, but in just a couple of months, the carbon-fiber cylinder sitting on …

Science

10 Amazing Animal Behavior Shots from our 2017 Underwater Photo Contest

Judging the Through Your Lens photo contest is one of our favorite parts of the year at Scuba Diving — but it’s also one of the most challenging. For …

Photography

A deep dive

For scuba diving, clear water is key. And for local enthusiasts, that means West Hawk Lake near the Manitoba-Ontario border.<p>The lake was formed by …

Canadian News

Divers explore sunken S.S. Clifton

During the summer of 2017, David Trotter and his team of technical divers managed to perform nine different expeditions to the S.S. Clifton wreck …

Detroit

Innovative suction robot is designed to hitchhike on the side of a shark

Why it matters to you<p>This innovative underwater robot could help track sharks and other aquatic creatures, or simply save energy by riding them.<p>When …

Robotics

Shark Life: Swimming With Giants

Alumni Scott Hannan and Owen Nolan - plus their kids - were on hand to kick the game off with a "PLAY BALL!"<p>But before they started the game, they …

San Jose Sharks

Florida West Coast Snapper and Grouper Bottomfishing

Capt. Mike Adams maneuvered the Jupiter 34 into position and gave the word to drop anchor. The moment the anchor rode went taut the four of us sent …

Fishing

'We Need Help': U.S. Virgin Islands Governor On Devastation After Maria And Irma

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson talks with U.S. Virgin Islands Gov. Kenneth Mapp about the recovery effort there after back-to-back hurricanes.

U.S. Virgin Islands

Terrified Brits flee water as 8ft SHARK swims dangerously close at Spanish beach packed with tourists

Frightened British holidaymakers ran out of the sea after a shark was spotted swimming off a Spanish beach packed with sunbathers.<p>The 8ft fish came …

Flee

Kids Sea Camp Socorro Islands Dec. 27th- Jan, 4th, 2018-2019

Join celebrate with Tom and Margo on the Rocio Del Mar in the Socorro Islands over the New Year holiday season. Time: Dec 27th to Jan 4th, 2018-19 …

West Texas

7 Reasons Why Snorkeling with Sea Lions is the Best

Scuba diving off Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula is fantastic, whether you’re exploring the reef of Cabo Pulmo Marine Park, shipwrecks in the Sea …

Bolivia

Why You Need to Dive in Raja Ampat Right Now

<i>This article is brought to you by Caradonna Adventures.</i><p>Get a group of divers and snorkelers talking about dream destinations, and pretty soon someone …

Indonesia

4 Reasons Why Liveaboard Diving Is More Popular Than Ever

In the last ten years the diving world has blossomed, in a way even its ambitious pioneer Jacques Cousteau might not have predicted. The underwater …

Marine Biology

WWI German U-Boat Found Nearly Intact Off Belgium Coast

Marine archaeologists have uncovered the wreck of a World War I German U-Boat off the coast of Belgium, thanks to a sharp-eyed reanalysis of sonar …

Archaeology

Behind the Scenes Photos From ScubaLab's 2017 Regulator Test

<i>Our team of test divers tested 20 new scuba regulators for our 2017 review. Take a look behind the scenes with these photos from the field.</i><p>Ergonomic …

Why Are Some Small Kids So Attracted to Scary Sharks?

Why would a little kid like sharks? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora <i>- the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p>Answer <b>by</b> Tom Robinson <b>on</b> Quora:<p>Why would a little kid like sharks? Ummmm… maybe because sharks are awesome.<p>Young boys …

Afraid

The Top Things to Do In Sifnos Greece – AGreekAdventure - Adventure Travel Blog

Greece has thousands of islands out of which 227 are inhabited. They offer unmatched beaches, historical sites, festivals, mouth licking food and …

List-Worthy

Alberta scuba divers search for owners of photos found in B.C. lake

A group of Calgary scuba divers hopes to return an SD card full of memories to two unknown men after they found a camera at the bottom of a lake in …

British Columbia

How To Help the Caribbean and Florida after Hurricanes Irma and Maria

Most of us here at <i>Scuba Diving</i> magazine are familiar with the effects of hurricanes, because our headquarters is based in Winter Park, Florida. We’ve …

Hurricane Irma

Kids Sea Camp Bonaire Thanksgiving November 17th-24th, 2018

Kids Sea Camp's first Thanksgiving week in Bonaire! We will be celebrating Thanksgiving with our annual Turkey Bowl and Thanksgiving feasts. Along …

Kids

Kids Sea Camp Belize March 10th-17th & 17th-24th, 2018

It’s been 7 years since Kids Sea Camp was in beautiful Belize. In 2018 we are heading to southern Belize, away from the hustle and bustle of the …

Belize

Kids Sea Camp Palau w/ Sam's Tours July 21st-31st, 2018

Join Kids Sea Camp in Palau for one of the most memorable family vacations possible! Our 10 night night package includes diving for the adults and …

Kids

Kids Sea Camp Indonesia June 29th-July 13th, 2018 w/ Wakatobi

Kids Sea Camp and Family Dive Adventures is proud to announce Wakatobi Resort, Indonesia has joined our stable of outstanding family-friendly dive …

Indonesia

Kids Sea Camp at Mayan Princess, Roatan March 10th-17th, 2018

Join the adventure on our family dive vacation with other families from all around the world at Kids Sea Camp! Parents go diving and so do the kids! …

Ancient History

Scuba Diving the Hot Spring in Utah's Homestead Crater

<i>Hidden in the snow-covered mountains outside Salt Lake City, natural hot springs rise from 5,000 feet below.</i><p>The first visitors to Homestead Crater …

Salt Lake City

The most beautiful underwater video you’ll ever see

If you’re into scuba diving or snorkeling, you know what we’re talking about. The underwater world is close, so close it almost seems like a mirror …

The Most Beautiful