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Kathryn Curzon

Stories by Kathryn
Diving in Marsa Alam
Travel Dive Locations

The Best Diving in Marsa Alam

The secret is out: Pristine reefs and few crowds await in the small town of Marsa Alam in southeastern Egypt.

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scuba diving with chronic back pain
Health

Scuba Diving with Chronic Back Pain

Many people suffer from chronic or intermittent back pain, but this needn’t be a barrier to scuba diving if the right precautions are taken.

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Single Use Plastics
Conservation

Say Goodbye to Single Use Plastics

The news about plastic in the ocean is unrelentingly bad, and although it’s difficult not to become overwhelmed by the scale of the problem, there are developments afoot to address it.

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cool scuba jobs
Training Travel In the Water

Cool Scuba Jobs: Great White Shark Guide

There are a lot of cool scuba jobs out there, and one of the coolest is a great-white shark guide. If you’ve ever wondered how to become a shark guide, or just how to find a reputable operator, look no further.

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New stuff

Swimwear Recycled from the Sea

Fourth Element introduces OceanPositive 2017 swimwear collection, made from recycled ghost fishing nets.
by Press Release

The Wakatobi Resort Conservation Model

Wakatobi Resort in Sulawesi, Indonesia, is dedicated to preserving the marine environment with the buy-in and participation of locals.
by Guest Author
Ocean Cleanup Array

Ocean Cleanup Array Still in Testing Phase

Inventor Boyan Slat made a splash when he introduced his Ocean Cleanup Array. Plans to launch a test unit were pushed from 2016 to the end of this year off the American west coast.
by Thomas Gronfeldt
Minke

Minke Magic with Mike Ball Dive Expeditions

Dwarf minke whales are seasonal visitors each winter on the northern Great Barrier Reef. Get up close and personal with Mike Ball Dive Expeditions.
by Guest Author