Post Tagged with: "ocean"

Ocean Acidification – Double Whammy for Coral Reefs

Ocean Acidification – Double Whammy for Coral Reefs

16 November, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Since the Industrial Revolution in the middle of the eighteenth century, human activity has had an increasingly significant effect on climate, in particular by adding billions of tons of carbon dioxide and other gasses to the atmosphere. These so called greenhouse gasses contribute to global warming, rising sea temperatures and […]

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Humanities Plastic Addition: Saving Our Ocean

Humanities Plastic Addition: Saving Our Ocean

14 November, 2016 at 7:00 am Comments are Disabled

Guest Blogger: Joe Thomas Plastic is having a devastating effect on our oceans, our wildlife and ultimately on us as a human species. The introduction of plastic in the 20th century has led us to become increasingly reliant on its use and now a large percentage of almost everything we […]

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Blue Mind: The Healing Power of Water

Blue Mind: The Healing Power of Water

10 October, 2016 at 3:02 pm Comments are Disabled

Divers just know. They know they love the water, especially being under it. What they might not know is that water has tremendous healing power and there are demonstrable physiological reasons for this. Now, thanks to Wallace J. Nichols’ descriptively titled book Blue Mind: The Surprising Science That Shows How […]

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Plastic! Not so Fantastic. Tips on How to Cut Down Waste Everyday

Plastic! Not so Fantastic. Tips on How to Cut Down Waste Everyday

21 September, 2016 at 1:13 pm Comments are Disabled

The Garbage Patch Right now, a plastic island the size of Texas (or bigger) floats adrift on the Pacific Ocean between California and Hawaii. It’s a collection of straws, water bottles and lighters — all things that we don’t need to keep buying and using and wasting. These plastics contribute […]

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50 Fascinating Facts About the Ocean [Infographic]

50 Fascinating Facts About the Ocean [Infographic]

11 December, 2015 at 9:22 am Comments are Disabled

Guest post by Dive.in The Earth’s oceans are a world of mystery, magic and beauty. It’s this apart from anything else that lures divers into their depths. There is a seemingly endless array of fascinating facts about our oceans. Many of these facts are incredibly interesting, but some will defy […]

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7 Reasons to be Thankful for Being a Diver

7 Reasons to be Thankful for Being a Diver

25 November, 2015 at 4:11 pm Comments are Disabled

Dear Diving, Thank you for making us feel tiny, humbled, inspired, and free… all at once! We can’t express enough for diving. While we often get caught up in our love for diving, it’s important to take pause and reflect on this incredible sport—a sport that brings so many people […]

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