Post Tagged with: "scuba diving"

How Scuba Signals Change the way we Communicate on Land

How Scuba Signals Change the way we Communicate on Land

24 June, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Guest Blogger Alexandra Dimitriou Scuba signals keep us safe underwater. They help divers share the rare treasures they find, like a small nudibranch or a giant hammerhead, with barely more than a flick of the wrist.  Humorous hand signals are constantly evolving and keep a smile on our […]

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Malta; Through the Azure Window

Malta; Through the Azure Window

15 March, 2017 at 1:30 am Comments are Disabled

One week ago the iconic Azure Window, also known as the Dwejra Window, collapsed in Malta. Having stood in Dwejra Bay for 500 years, since two sea caves eroded to meet, this natural wonder had welcomed countless visitors throughout the years; a gateway to Malta’s unique, and vibrant scenery. Famous […]

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PADI Certification for Navy Divers

PADI Certification for Navy Divers

8 May, 2016 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

An agreement between NDSTC, US Navy Credentialing Opportunities On-Line (Navy COOL), Marine Corps COOL and the Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) allows Navy divers to earn a PADI Advanced Open Water certification at no additional cost for Navy-enlisted or Marine-Corps enlisted personnel. Additional fee-based options are available for non-Navy […]

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PADI Gear Holiday Gift Guide

PADI Gear Holiday Gift Guide

7 December, 2015 at 7:46 am Comments are Disabled

Stuck on what to give? We’re helping you get a head start on gift-giving for all the special people in your life. Here’s a great list of scuba-inspired PADI Gear items for friends, family, and your dive buddy this holiday season! Men’s PADI Stripe SS Shirt Unwrap a staff favorite! Look […]

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6 Dive Sites That Will Give You Goosebumps

6 Dive Sites That Will Give You Goosebumps

29 October, 2015 at 1:17 pm Comments are Disabled

From eerie shipwrecks to underwater cemeteries, here are six spooky dive sites that will give you the creeps. Truk Lagoon, Micronesia If you are looking for a thrill-seeking adventure, visit the ghost fleet of Truk Lagoon, also known as Chuuk. With more than 50 major shipwrecks from WWII, Truk Lagoon […]

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The Fish That Doesn’t Swim

The Fish That Doesn’t Swim

27 October, 2015 at 2:36 am Comments are Disabled

If you’re at 125 feet underwater and you see a fish with bloated red lips, walking like a drunk guy, with a horn like a unicorn and shaped like a bat, two things could be happening. You may have nitrogen narcosis or you’re diving off the Galapagos Islands looking at […]

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