Monthly Archives: June 2011

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New to Scuba Resources

Cold Water Diving pt.2

Last time around we covered exposure protection, this time around I’ll be covering buoyancy control devices, regulators and computers.

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Dive Locations Travel

Jellyfish Lake | Eil Malk Island, Palau

Jellyfish lake is definitely a bucket list item for many! This unique lake is located on Eil Malk Island in Palau.

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Marine Species

Glaucus Atlanticus & Marginatus | Nudibranch

The bright dark blue and silver body distinguishes this species. The cerata are elevated on three cushions per side of the body.

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Conservation

Is Your Sunscreen Killing Corals?

With the summer season fast approaching, there has been a resurgence of concern over water-enthusiasts’ sunscreens potentially harming fragile coral reef systems.

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New stuff
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A Brief History of Diving Tech: 9 Milestones

Diving has evolved extensively since the Pre-Industrial Era...we've come a long way. Here are some notable achievements in scuba diving tech history.
by Nadia Aly
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Save The Oceans, Wear Jeans

Dutch fashion brand launches clothing line made from reclaimed ocean plastic
by Thomas Gronfeldt
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Your Scuba Diving Checklist

Diving is never the time to forget something. This checklist can be the difference between a great dive and a terrible one. Save this list to guide you through a pre-dive check.
by Nadia Aly
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Dive Site: Silfra, Iceland

Many divers may wonder what’s so appealing about a cold-water lake in the middle of the wind-swept North Atlantic. The two main draws are the visibility and the geology, which is unlike that any other dive site. You’ll never think of great visibility the same once you’ve dived Silfra.
by Thomas Gronfeldt