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Shark Attack Survivor and Shark Advocate Mike Coots

Shark Attack Survivor and Shark Advocate Mike Coots

24 July, 2017 at 3:14 pm Comments are Disabled

When Mike Coots was 18, he was attacked by a tiger shark while bodyboarding off the coast of Kauai. He lost most of his right leg, and nearly lost his life. An average person might decide to avoid the ocean, and renounce all sharks as bloodthirsty man-eaters, but Mike Coots […]

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Diving with Blue Marlin and Oceanic Whitetip Sharks

Diving with Blue Marlin and Oceanic Whitetip Sharks

30 May, 2017 at 5:03 am Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver Gerardo del Villar   I have been photographing sharks for more than 10 years, and without a doubt, Oceanic Whitetip Sharks have the strongest personality of all the sharks I have ever interacted with.  During the months of May and April, these powerful sharks arrive in […]

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5 Destinations Worth Getting PADI Certified

5 Destinations Worth Getting PADI Certified

28 February, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

So if you earn your PADI Open Water Diver certification, where can you use it? Everywhere. Start with these beautiful destinations: Bonaire The reefs off this Dutch island continually rank among the Caribbean’s best for species diversity, which means you’ll encounter more varieties of fish on one dive here than […]

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Breaking Barriers: The Search for Undiscovered Tunnels

Breaking Barriers: The Search for Undiscovered Tunnels

7 November, 2016 at 8:58 am Comments are Disabled

When you think about a project as intensive as surveying and exploring an underwater cave system, it would seem to some that only an extensive team of experts would be fit for the job. When it came to the Mermaid Pond/Chimney Cave connection on Grand Bahama, in the Bahamas, it […]

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Rescuing Baby Sayle

Rescuing Baby Sayle

22 April, 2016 at 7:00 am Comments are Disabled

Words and photos by Dr. Caine Delacy. Caine is a marine biologist and photographer dedicated to documenting the underwater world and learning more about the ocean, particularly the health of coral reefs around the world. He currently serves as the Director of Science and Research at the Ocean First Education. […]

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Bimini Scuba Diving: Hammerheads and More!

Bimini Scuba Diving: Hammerheads and More!

11 June, 2013 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Our story begins on Instagram… When looking through images tagged #padi on Instagram, we came across one of the best Hammerhead shots we’ve ever seen. We were able to connect with the shooter, Grant Johnson, to get the story behind the shot, as well as learn a few interesting facts about Bimini… Grant […]

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