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Kathryn Curzon

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sustainable swimwear
Fun stuff Gear In the Water Resources Scuba gifts

Seven Sustainable Swimwear Brands for Divers

As plastic pollution threatens ocean health, dive gear companies are stepping up in innovative ways to make a difference with sustainable swimwear.

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Sunscreens
Conservation In the Water News

Hawaii Bans Sale of Sunscreens that Harm Coral

Hawaii passed a bill in May to ban the sale and distribution of sunscreens containing oxybenzone and octinoxate, which harm ocean ecosystems.

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Blue Mind Life
Conservation Resources

Getting to Know the Blue Mind Life

With constant dings and notifications demanding our attention, one of the best ways to unplug is through the power of the ocean and tapping into your blue mind.

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Dive Vertigo
Health Training

Top Tips for Managing Dive Vertigo

Dive vertigo is an extremely unpleasant sensation. What’s the best way to avoid it or manage it if vertigo strikes when you’re underwater?

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New stuff

Tulagi: the Perfect Choice for Rust and Reefs

Cross the famous watery graveyard of Iron Bottom Sound from Honiara, capital of the Solomon Islands, and you’ll find a hidden gem for lovers of wrecks and reefs: Tulagi.
by Deborah Dickson-Smith
dive limits

Training Fundamentals: Following Recommended Dive Limits

Each qualification has recommended dive limits for depth or activity. Why are the limits there? Why is it wise to follow them?
by Marcus Knight
diving fix

How to Get Your Diving Fix While on Lockdown

If, like us, you’re spending most of your time at home right now, there are still ways get your diving fix — and stay connected to the rest of the diving community.
by Yvonne Press
cleaning dive gear

Cleaning Dive Gear in Times of Covid-19

When it comes to cleaning dive gear, our biggest worry is usually removing saltwater. As the world tries to slow the spread of Covid 19, keeping gear clean has taken on a whole new meaning.
by Yvonne Press