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Riding a Whale Shark? Outrageous and Unacceptable!

Riding a Whale Shark? Outrageous and Unacceptable!

20 August, 2018 at 1:26 pm Comments are Disabled

Unbelievable! Maybe you’ve seen the viral video of scuba divers in Indonesia riding a whale shark? In this day and age, someone has the nerve to do something like this? It makes me furious! This kind of behavior is not okay for anyone, anywhere, anytime, but especially unacceptable for us […]

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How Scuba Diving Calms our Busy Minds

How Scuba Diving Calms our Busy Minds

11 August, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Laura Walton Descending into the depths on a scuba dive we can hear only bubbles.  We may also notice that the silence moves from the water and hushes the noise in our heads.  Mind chatter reduces and we can focus on the present, paying attention to our diving and the […]

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Documenting the Plastic Problem

Documenting the Plastic Problem

4 August, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

People from all walks of life are using their voices and respective platforms to highlight the issue of plastic waste. We spoke to two such people, producer and cinematographer, Poppy Chandler and director Mike Wafer. Together they are working on creating the documentary Plastic Britain: On our watch to highlight […]

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7 Ocean-Saving Charities to Support Right Now

7 Ocean-Saving Charities to Support Right Now

9 July, 2018 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

We all want to do our part. We participate in clean-ups and spread the word about reducing plastic waste. But, as much as we do, we often feel led to do more. One of the best ways to do more in terms of protecting the planet is to support the […]

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Raising the Awareness of Freediving with AmbassaDiver Renee Blundon

Raising the Awareness of Freediving with AmbassaDiver Renee Blundon

6 July, 2018 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

With PADI Women’s Dive Day on the horizon, we spoke to freediving PADI AmbassaDiver Renee Blundon on why she thinks it to important to raise the awareness of freediving, particularly with women… How important is it to you to raise awareness of Freediving? I think raising awareness of freediving is […]

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PADI AmbassaDiver, Manuel Bustelo on Ibiza’s sustainability efforts

PADI AmbassaDiver, Manuel Bustelo on Ibiza’s sustainability efforts

27 June, 2018 at 1:18 am Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver™ Manuel Bustelo Ibiza belongs to a group of four Islands (Formentera, Ibiza, Menorca and Mallorca) in the Mediterranean called Balearic Islands. The Phoenicians began arriving on the island of Ibiza around 650 BC and constructed important settlements. A factor in the choice of the location was its proximity to the […]

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