Drew Schneier


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Blue Water Series: The Dive Behind the Photo – Part 3

Blue Water Series: The Dive Behind the Photo – Part 3

5 November, 2015 at 2:27 pm Comments are Disabled

Schooling Jacks by David Valencia “Cabo Pulmo is a National Marine Park located some 70 miles NE of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. This place has become a source of pride for the small Cabo Pulmo community – and all of Mexico. It was not long ago that the community of […]

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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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“What’s Your #myPADI Story?” Contest Winners Announced

“What’s Your #myPADI Story?” Contest Winners Announced

29 October, 2015 at 9:49 am Comments are Disabled

From underwater weddings to first dive experiences and expressions of gratitude toward PADI instructors, we received hundreds of uplifting and inspiring submissions to our “What’s Your #myPADI Story?” contest. Thank you to all who entered! It was no easy task choosing our three winners, but we hope these diverse accounts of what it means […]

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Chile’s Nazca-Desventuradas Marine Park

Chile’s Nazca-Desventuradas Marine Park

15 October, 2015 at 3:08 pm Comments are Disabled

One of the many benefits of scuba diving is the chance it affords you to view life underwater. However, many awe-inspiring marine ecosystems are in dire condition due to a variety of reasons, from bad fishing practices to pollution and climate change. That is why ocean conservation efforts are so important […]

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10 Creepy Creatures of the Deep

10 Creepy Creatures of the Deep

15 October, 2015 at 10:02 am Comments are Disabled

Guest post by Emily Krak Goblins, ghosts, vampires, and zombies. Thousands of feet below the surface, marine life thrives in the darkest depths and even resembles some of our favorite Halloween characters! With spooky adaptations and haunting habitats devoid of light and warmth, here are ten creepy creatures of the deep. […]

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4 Endangered Marine Animals (and How Divers Can Help!)

4 Endangered Marine Animals (and How Divers Can Help!)

8 October, 2015 at 6:48 am Comments are Disabled

Marine wildlife populations are declining faster now than they ever have, with some reports suggesting a sobering 50% decline in the past 40 years. As ambassadors of the ocean, scuba divers have a responsibility to be informed and aware about things that threaten the sea. In this post, you’ll learn about a few endangered […]

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