Monthly Archives: March 2012

In the Water Resources

Carbon Monoxide & Scuba Diving

Carbon Monoxide is a colourless, odourless and tasteless gas created largely by burning fossil fuels, their derivatives and certain other combustable materials.

In the Water Stories

Hand Feeding Whale Sharks

Tan-awan is a sleepy town a short drive from Cebu City on the Philippine island of Cebu. With a population of just over 900 it’s had nothing to distinguish it from hundreds of similar fishing villages in the Philippines.


Critical Mass

We no longer live in the era of top-down design. Finally the rebreather market has reached a critical mass where consumers have true power to demand features they wish to see integrated into new rebreather designs.

In the Water News Tec Diving

Underwater explorer Jill Heinerth launches We Are Water Campaign & Film

The world’s top female underwater explorer Jill Heinerth is launching a campaign to reconnect people to their most precious commodity – water.


New stuff

Project Poseidon: A Proposed 100-Day Undersea Expedition

The vision behind Project Poseidon is to facilitate a greater understanding of the link and synergy that exists between sea and space, and to use the mission as a catalyst to strengthen that connection.
by Trevor Sanford

Hawksbill Turtle Is World’s First Known Biofluorescent Reptile

The discovery has raised a number of exciting questions, including how the turtles generate their biofluorescence, and whether the ability is limited to the Solomon Islands population.
by Jessica Vyvyan-Robinson
Italy. Mediterranean Sea, U.W. photo, nudibranch - FILM SCAN

Nudibranchs: You Could Discover a New Species

I hope next time you’re out on a dive you take the opportunity to try and spot some of these marvelous and fascinating creatures and who knows — perhaps you too could have one named after you.
by Guest Blogger

A Gel That Completely Prevents Fogging On Masks!

Out of the cold in Northern Maine, an ingeniously simple solution was born making diving safer and more fun
by Nadia Aly