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propulsion techniques
Tec Diving Training

Propulsion Techniques for Tech Divers

Successful tech divers must rely on more than a solid frog kick when it comes to mastering propulsion techniques. Here’s a look at different methods and their applications.

flower garden banks
Conservation News

Public Meetings on Flower Garden Banks Sanctuary Expansion

Add your voice to the conversation for expansion at Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary during virtual public meetings.

COVID-19 Scuba Diving Status

PADI Creates New COVID-19 Scuba Diving Status Map

PADI has created a new COVID-19 diving status map to help divers navigate what destinations are open for diving as the world begins to ease travel restrictions.

reef-world disinfectant
Conservation In the Water News

Reef-World Launches New Green Fins Cleaning Guidelines

Reef-World has launched new Green Fins guidelines on environmental best practices for chemical cleaning agents.

New stuff
sea cucumber

Marine Species: Sea Cucumber

The sea cucumber may not be the most glamorous animal, but for as common as they are underwater, most divers know little about them.
by Rebecca Strauss
Covid-19 disinfection

COVID-19 Diving Precautions and Practices: Protecting Yourself and Others

Divers around the world are wondering how to move forward in these uncertain times. Here are some updated COVID-19 diving precautions courtesy of DAN.
by Guest Author
Mergui Archipelago

The Best Diving in the Mergui Archipelago

The Mergui Archipelago in Myanmar offers some of Southeast Asia’s best diving, and chances are you’ll have sites all to yourself.
by Guest Author
blue and mako sharks

Diving with Blue and Mako Sharks in South Africa

You’ll cover some serious nautical miles when diving with blue and mako sharks in South Africa — but the long boat ride will be well worth it.
by Guest Author