2020 has been a tough year for so many, and it’s important to think about the things that we can be grateful for. We have collected messages of positivity within our diving community comprised of PADI Staff, PADI AmbassaDivers, PADI Divers and PA…
Seagrass restoration projects are popping up all over the world, and these represent great opportunities for divers to get involved in saving the ocean. Below, we’ll discuss a little bit about seagrass and why it’s so important. Then, we…
The Women Divers Hall of Fame ™ (WDHOF) is an international non-profit honor society that recognises women divers who have made an outstanding contribution in their community. Every year, women from all over the world are commended for their work in ex…
Diving to the limit means different things for different divers.
A rusty diver gets entangled in kelp when task overload separates leads to buddy separation.
Diving the Thistlegorm is a unique in-depth look at one of the world’s best-loved shipwrecks. In this highly visual guide, cutting edge photographic methods enable views of the wreck and its fascinating cargo which were previously impossible. This book is the culmination of decades of experience, archaeological and photographic expertise, many hours underwater, months of […]
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Dr Richard Cullen, Chairman of Scuba Diving Rehabilitation Charity Deptherapy and Deptherapy Education, has been recognised as a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society. Fellowship of the Royal Geographical Society is a prestigious Fellowship that is open to those who demonstrate a sufficient involvement in geography or an allied subject through publications, research or professional […]
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Seventh in an exciting podcast series from Ricardo Lacombe of the White Shark Interest Group. Episode 7 of the White Shark Interest Group Podcast, Facebook’s’ largest White Shark specific group, covering science, conservation, news, photography, video and debate. This episode features Ricardo and Dirk speaking with the White Shark pioneer Rob Lawrence – the man […]
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In this edition of Ask a Marine Biologist, Dr. David Shiffman tackles a frequently asked question about shark size.
Pop culture depicts sharks as deadly goliaths, so you may be surprised at the typical size of a real shark is sm…
Presents any diver will love, from the latest gear to scuba decor.
The best gifts for scuba divers during the 2020 holiday season.
Held every four years, the World Conservation Congress’ meeting of the IUCN’s highest decision-making body is one of the most important conservation events you likely don’t know.
Held every four years, the World Conservation Con…
An inquest has been held into the death of an experienced diver following a great white shark attack in Western Australia early in 2020. Divernet reported the incident at the time, pointing out that such fatalities involving scuba divers were unusual. Read more…
For this week’s competition, we’ve teamed up with our good friends at CPS Partnership to give away a Tovatec T3500S Rechargeable Dive Light as a prize! The T3500S Rechargeable Dive Light from Tovatec is a powerful yet compact torch suited to use as a primary dive light. It offers settings of 1750 and 3500 lumens, along with an […]
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Today is the fourth day of DEMA Show Online’s Virtual Trade Show! Be sure to check out the full agenda below to plan your day. There are talks, training sessions and loads of virtual stands to visit! Friday 20th November at a Glance 7:00 AM – 1:00 PM PT: Join Live Exhibitor-Sponsored Education Presented by: Divers Alert […]
The Reef Rescue Network (RRN) was established in 2017 by the Perry Institute for Marine Science (PIMS) as a network of non-profit organizations and for-profit businesses committed to improving the condition of coral reefs by restoring populations of corals and other species that will build coral reef resilience. Since then the RRN has grown to […]
Are We Living The Dream Yet?! How do we save scuba diving? A multi-million dollar industry primarily comprised of mom-and-pop shops. Non-essential. Tourism-based. And hit so hard by the Covid-19 pandemic. In this video, I identify three key challenges to the scuba diving industry that have been amplified, but not created, by the coronavirus outbreak. […]
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Published courtesy of the Historical Diving Society. Dear Friends, It is with the greatest sadness that I report the passing of our friend and…
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