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Rebecca Strauss

Rebecca Strauss

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Rebecca has been a diver since 1998, but only in recent years has her passion for the sport — and the ocean — exploded. She's a writer and editor who brings more than 10 years of experience in publishing to Scuba Diver Life. By day she helps shape engaging, relevant content for a worldwide dive audience; by night she dreams of her next dive trip.

Stories by Rebecca
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Conservation In the Water

Second Garbage Patch Discovered in Pacific Ocean

Most of us have heard of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch in the North Pacific. Now, a second, Texas-sized patch has been found in the South Pacific.

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History In the Water

WWII History in Gizo and New Georgia

There’s plenty of WWII history to see topside and underwater on both Gizo and New Georgia in the remote Western Province of the Solomon Islands.

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News In the Water

PADI Women’s Dive Day with Rich Coast Diving

Celebrating PADI Women’s Dive Day with Rich Coast Diving in Costa Rica means good diving and great company

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History In the Water

WWII History is Alive in the Solomon Islands

The Solomon Islands is a famed dive destination, partially for the World War II wrecks resting within its waters. But with the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Guadalcanal fast approaching, there’s plenty of history to see topside as well.

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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
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Journalist Missing When Danish Submarine Sinks

A journalist is missing as one of the world’s few privately-owned submarines sinks in Denmark
by Thomas Gronfeldt
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Autopsy Reveals Cause of Rob Stewart’s Death

The Canadian filmmaker and conservationist responsible for “Sharkwater,” Rob Stewart died while filming in the Florida Keys last January.
by Thomas Gronfeldt