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Magical Marine Life in the Philippines

Magical Marine Life in the Philippines

7 January, 2016 at 10:05 pm Comments are Disabled

The marine life in the Philippines is overwhelmingly beautiful. Made up of more than 7,100 islands and located in the nutrient-rich Coral Triangle, the Philippines is home to an astounding number of marine creatures. World War II wrecks, steep drop-offs and tropical caves house colourful hard and soft corals as well as thousands of […]

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The Secret to Identifying Fish – Up to 4000 species

The Secret to Identifying Fish – Up to 4000 species

29 November, 2015 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

When there are more than 21,000 species of fish around the world and more than 4,000 species that live on coral reefs, how is it possible for “the guy with all the PADI cards” to be so good at identifying fish? All you know what to do is say, “I saw […]

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The Fastest Fish in the Ocean

The Fastest Fish in the Ocean

16 November, 2015 at 6:33 pm Comments are Disabled

If you own freediving, jet or split fins, you may think that you’re quite the swimmer – and you might be – when comparing yourself to your fellow scuba divers. When comparing yourself to the speeds at which the fastest fish in the world reach, we’re sorry to say – you […]

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5 Marine World Heritage Listed Sites

5 Marine World Heritage Listed Sites

10 November, 2015 at 3:35 pm Comments are Disabled

World Heritage Sites are places that are listed by UNESCO (United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization) as having either physical or cultural importance. They are recognised as providing outstanding universal value that should form part of the heritage of mankind. UNESCO’s World Heritage Fund provides money to these sites […]

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These Ocean Facts Will Blow Your Mind

These Ocean Facts Will Blow Your Mind

4 November, 2015 at 11:07 am Comments are Disabled

Guest post by Contiki Vacations It’s big, it’s blue, it’s beautiful – but what’s really going on down there? The ocean is arguably the most fascinating part of this planet, and these ocean facts prove it: There’s A LOT of ocean out there. Oceans cover about 70% of the earth’s surface, […]

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5 of the Most Invasive Marine Species

5 of the Most Invasive Marine Species

29 October, 2015 at 4:40 pm Comments are Disabled

If you have ever traveled overseas then you’re probably familiar with filling out the customs declaration form, ticking yes or no to whether you have brought any agricultural items with you. Why do Governments care about this? Even if the items seem harmless, there could be threats that are detrimental to […]

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