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Rebecca Strauss

Rebecca Strauss

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Rebecca has been a diver since 1998, but only in recent years has her passion for the sport — and the ocean — exploded. She's a writer and editor who brings more than 10 years of experience in publishing to Scuba Diver Life. By day she helps shape engaging, relevant content for a worldwide dive audience; by night she dreams of her next dive trip.

Stories by Rebecca
Cocos Island
News In the Water

Diver Killed by Tiger Shark at Cocos Island

A tiger shark bit and killed a diver at Cocos Island on November 30, as well as injuring the instructor leading the dive.

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Bilikiki
Liveaboard Travel Dive Locations In the Water

Diving the Solomons Islands Onboard the Bilikiki

Some liveaboards and destinations are so famous that when you do finally visit, it feels almost familiar. Diving the Solomon Islands onboard the Bilikiki was just such an experience.

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Largest Ocean Reserve in North America
News In the Water

Mexico Creates Largest Ocean Reserve in North America

Many divers are already familiar with Socorro Island, part of the Revillagigedo Archipelago in Mexico. The area is now the largest ocean reserve in North America.

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Snorkel with Orcas in Norway
Travel Dive Locations In the Water

Snorkel with Orcas in Norway

Far north of the Arctic Circle lies Andenes, Norway. This tiny town is ground zero for adventure-seekers who come to snorkel with orcas in the frigid waters of the fjord.

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New stuff
Top Spots for Ice Diving

Five Top Spots for Ice Diving

With winter upon us, you may be considering a tropical dive vacation. But instead, don’t fight the cold and try one of our five top spots for ice diving.
by Yvonne Press
Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma Changes the Seascape in the Florida Keys

Hurricane Irma has changed the underwater landscape of the Florida Keys. But the reef ecosystem is beginning to recover — with a little help.
by Guest Author
Cocos Island

Diver Killed by Tiger Shark at Cocos Island

A tiger shark bit and killed a diver at Cocos Island on November 30, as well as injuring the instructor leading the dive.
by Rebecca Strauss
Day at Wakatobi

A Perfect Day at Wakatobi

A perfect day at Wakatobi starts and ends in your luxurious ocean bungalow, and in between, you’ll enjoy the best of the reef underwater and the best of the resort topside.
by Guest Author