Post Tagged with: "Diving"

6 Sea Creatures Impacted by Marine Debris

6 Sea Creatures Impacted by Marine Debris

20 September, 2016 at 10:56 am Comments are Disabled

The overall health of our ecosystem is greatly affected by the accumulation of trash and plastics in our oceans. Marine debris ingestion and entanglement of items like garbage, fishing lines and nets directly impact marine life. Which types of marine life is affected? Some of the sea life that are common victims of […]

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Unique Dive Spots for Every Dive Buddy

Unique Dive Spots for Every Dive Buddy

19 September, 2016 at 4:11 pm Comments are Disabled

­­­ When I started diving, I dreamed of exotic destinations, adrenaline-inducing adventures, and awe-inspiring animal encounters. What didn’t I spend too much time thinking about? The person on the other end of my pre-dive buddy checks. The bonds I’ve built and strengthened thanks to diving have been one of the […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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