Tag: diving


Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty

You’ll learn how to establish neutral buoyancy while descending to avoid the dreaded cratering and how to compensate for changes in buoyancy due to air usage, depth changes, and wetsuit compression.

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.

Featured Scuba Cartoons

Scuba Cartoon | Are You Certified?

This is the second of our scuba cartoons series by Jerry King. Let us know what you think and submit your own if you have any! Don’t forget to share with your diver friends!

New to Scuba Resources Stories

Lesson 2: Wait, wait… where’s my weights?

My first dive at one of the most famous dive locations on Okinawa- Maeda Point- was also my second non-class dive ever and I was the usual excited and nervous!

New stuff

U.S. Authorities Regulate Drift Gillnets off California Coast

Oceana hopes that this win becomes a stepping stone for an entirely new way of approaching the fishing industry.
by Thomas Gronfeldt

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