Megan Denny


Recent blog posts written by Megan Denny

9 Reasons to Be Obsessed with Orcas

9 Reasons to Be Obsessed with Orcas

28 September, 2017 at 1:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Orcas, also known as killer whales and blackfish, are the largest member of the dolphin family and one of the world’s shrewdest predators. Killer whales are not, in fact, whales; but they occasionally attack whales and also great white sharks.   Basic facts about orcas: A male orca can grow […]

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Over the Horizon with Ellis Emmett

Over the Horizon with Ellis Emmett

20 September, 2017 at 8:38 am Comments are Disabled

Imagine spending six months on a boat, sailing thousands of nautical miles, suffering from sleep deprivation and sometimes illness, all while filming and editing a television show. This was Ellis Emmett’s life while filming his new show for Outside TV – Over The Horizon. “The key to mobile television production […]

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The Best Natural Sunscreen for Scuba Diving or Snorkeling

The Best Natural Sunscreen for Scuba Diving or Snorkeling

7 September, 2017 at 5:02 am Comments are Disabled

  Sunscreen is a necessity for most scuba divers, but not all sunblock is created equal. Some contain an ingredient that’s destroying coral reefs around the world. The evidence is so strong, Hawai’i may pass a law banning certain sunscreens. The primary chemical culprit is oxybenzone, an ingredient used in […]

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Changing Lives One Dive at a Time with Cody Unser

Changing Lives One Dive at a Time with Cody Unser

22 August, 2017 at 7:09 am Comments are Disabled

PADI AmbassaDiver ™ Cody Unser is one of the youngest women to be inducted into the Women Divers Hall of Fame, and the first woman with a disability to receive the award. Her foundation, the Cody Unser First Step Foundation (CUFSF) has enabled thousands of individuals with disabilities to scuba […]

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Myths and Misconceptions About Peeing in Your Wetsuit

Myths and Misconceptions About Peeing in Your Wetsuit

14 August, 2017 at 4:42 pm Comments are Disabled

You did what in your wetsuit?! There’s a well-worn saying among divers: there are those who pee in their wetsuit, and there are those who lie about it. We’re not 100% sure if that’s true, but there are plenty of myths and misconceptions we can clear up about making the […]

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Goliath Grouper May Lose Protection in Florida, USA

Goliath Grouper May Lose Protection in Florida, USA

7 August, 2017 at 10:46 am Comments are Disabled

  Up until the early 1990’s, goliath groupers were found on both coasts of Florida, throughout the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean, and as far south as Brazil. Unfortunately, in 1994, the fish was determined to be critically endangered by the International Union of Conservation of Nature (IUCN). Excessive fishing […]

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