Diving

5 Incredible Marine Life Rescue Stories: Hooks and Lines

5 Incredible Marine Life Rescue Stories: Hooks and Lines

18 September, 2016 at 12:00 am Comments are Disabled

Around the world, the ocean and its inhabitants face a daily battle with trash, from tangled fishing line to bottles and plastic. When this deadly debris meets with marine life it traps, entangles and injures them, or is even mistaken for a tasty snack. This leads to prolonged suffering and, […]

Read more ›
NASA Astronauts Dive Underwater Mission

NASA Astronauts Dive Underwater Mission

14 September, 2016 at 2:41 pm Comments are Disabled

The NEEMO Mission by Karl Shreeves, Technical Development Executive, PADI Worldwide. On 21 July, the 21st NASA Extreme Environment Mission Operations (NEEMO) mission launched in the U.S. Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. Astronauts Megan McArthur (NASA), Reid Wiseman (NASA) and Matthias Maurer (ESA), researchers Marc O’Griofa, Dawn Kernagis and Noel Du […]

Read more ›
The Mariana Trench: An Infographic

The Mariana Trench: An Infographic

12 September, 2016 at 11:04 am Comments are Disabled

The Mariana Trench The deepest part of the ocean is the Mariana Trench and it is also one of the least studied. Only four successful descents have been recorded since the deep sea pioneering mission Trieste first reached the bottom of the Challenger Deep. The Mariana Trench is located in […]

Read more ›
5 Wreck Dives You Will Remember Forever

5 Wreck Dives You Will Remember Forever

6 September, 2016 at 2:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Discover World War wrecks, intentional wrecks, and everything in between. Our list of “Five Wreck Dives You Will Remember Forever” will take you to these underwater time capsules.  SS Thistlegorm, Egypt Imagine your adrenaline spike as you click your dive light on and peer into the shadowy hull of a […]

Read more ›
Road Trip Diving: Five Scuba Destinations in the US

Road Trip Diving: Five Scuba Destinations in the US

31 August, 2016 at 1:41 pm Comments are Disabled

It’s not too late! If you are ready for a road trip around the United States, fill up your gas tank and your air tank then get ready to drive and dive. This time of year can be such a sweet spot: Most bodies of water are at their warmest, and summer’s […]

Read more ›
My PADI Interview: Garri Tadlip, 14-year-old Underwater Photographer

My PADI Interview: Garri Tadlip, 14-year-old Underwater Photographer

30 August, 2016 at 9:38 pm Comments are Disabled

During the Malaysian International Dive Expo (MIDE) we were lucky enough to sit down with guest speaker Garri Tadlip. He may only be 14 years old, but Garri has already accomplished so much with his underwater photography. Some achievements that Garri has under his belt include, winning the 2013 Splash NUDI […]

Read more ›