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
COP21, Paris climate talks

Paris Climate Talks Don't Mention the Ocean

Although more than 140 world leaders have converged in Paris for climate talks lasting two weeks, little is being said about the plight of the world's oceans.
by Jessica Macdonald

Six Incredible Marine Migrations

Of all these great journeys, those that take place at sea are often among the most spectacular. Here we take a look at six of the world’s most fascinating marine migrations.
by Jessica Macdonald
A huge Minke whale swims toward the Photographer. Australia. GBR.

Japan Plans to Resume Antarctic Whaling

With the traditional Antarctic whaling season fast approaching, conservationists are waiting to see whether Japan will make good threats to resume their annual whale hunt.
by Jessica Macdonald
New hope spot declared in Mediterranean

New Hope Spot Declared in Mediterranean

Environmentalist groups hope this will be springboard for increased marine protection in this biologically important area.
by Thomas Gronfeldt