Category: News


Legends of Scuba: Hans and Lotte Hass

In many ways the first couple of scuba diving, Hans and Lotte Hass were among the sport’s earliest pioneers.

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NOAA expands National Marine Sanctuaries

NOAA expands Cordell Bank and Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuaries off Northern California

Skyraider during ILA airshow in Berlin

Scuba Divers Find Korean War-Era Airplane Wreck in San Diego

Found in shallow water, the airplane may have been there for as many as 60 years

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Famous Female Divers: Zale Parry

To this day, Parry continues to inspire and encourage all those with an interest in diving and the underwater world.

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Photo's taken in Curacao - March 2007

Dive Site: Double Reef, Curacao

As with most sites in Curacao, you’ll want to look closely and pay attention.
by Shelley Collett
Poisonous crown of thorns sea star (Acanthaster plancii, echinoderm), Egypt.

Armed and Dangerous: Crown-of-Thorns Starfish Ecology in Guam

Since biochemical warfare seems so promising for land wars, scientists developed an unlikely new strategy — fighting COTS with cows.
by Guest Blogger

Tips on Selecting the Best Fins

Ask 10 divers which fins are best and you'll likely get 10 different answers. Here's a few unbiased, straightforward tips to help you choose the best fins for your diving style.
by Shelley Collett

Training Tips: Better Breathing for Better Diving, Part I

Control your breath to improve your diving
by Thomas Gronfeldt