Category: In the Water

PADI Junior Open Water
Training In the Water

Teaching Your Kids to Dive: PADI Junior Open Water Program

In the fourth of our series on dive programs for children, we’ll cover everything you need to know about the PADI Junior Open Water Program. 

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Coral Biology
Marine Species In the Water

Coral Biology: Part II

Now that we’ve covered the basics of what constitutes a coral and how to tell the difference between soft and hard varieties, we will delve deeper into hard-coral biology.

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Pacific Gas wreck
Dive Locations In the Water

Dive Site: Port Moresby’s Pacific Gas Wreck

The Pacific Gas tanker began life transporting liquefied gas from Australia, and has become one of Papua New Guinea’s most storied dive sites.

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Smack of Jellyfish
Marine Species In the Water

What’s a Smack of Jellyfish?

Revel in this trove of nine enchantingly fanciful and marine-based collective nouns, including the charmingly named smack of jellyfish.

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New stuff
frogfish

Marine Species: Frogfish

A diver and photographer favorite, frogfish have a reputation of being hard to find. What’s the best way to spot one of these distinctive fish on a dive?
by Hélène Reynaud
Dive Safety Equipment

Top Five Pieces of Dive Safety Equipment

These top five pieces of dive safety equipment can help make your dives more comfortable, stress-free and, potentially, save the day.
by Marcus Knight
Wakatobi Dive Resort

Reef Protection Comes First at Wakatobi Dive Resort

Wakatobi Dive Resort is a legendary destination for most divers. Today we’ll chat with Lorenz Mäder, founder of Wakatobi, to find out what makes it so special.
by Guest Author
F/V Patriot

NOAA National Marine Sanctuary Shipwrecks: F/V Patriot

National marine sanctuaries protect some of the most spectacular ocean and Great Lakes resources in the United States, including shipwrecks like the F/V Patriot.
by Guest Author