Category: Featured

Featured Marine Species Photo & Video

The Oceanic Whitetips of Cat Island, Bahamas

While filming our new documentary series Bahama Blue, we were lucky enough to get up close and personal with this true pelagic species.

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Conservation Featured Marine Species

Sharks Don’t Kill People — People Kill Sharks

Shark Week is coming up again, and although it’s gotten better, too often sharks are portrayed as mindless killers. But in reality, people kill sharks – not the other way around.

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Dive Locations Featured

Diving Bucket List #11 – Papua New Guinea

With more fish than the Red Sea and many times the coral species than the Caribbean, Papua New Guinea is one of the best places in the world for novice and professional photographers alike.

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Conservation Featured

The Importance of Sharks in Our Oceans

Like many predators, sharks tend to prey upon the weak and diseased, helping to keep the disease under control and leaving the healthy to breed and continue to repopulate.

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Marine Species: Nautilus

The nautilus is a living fossil, unchanged for hundreds of millions of years. Although divers see them infrequently, they are most common in the tropical western Pacific.
by Chris Vyvyan-Robinson

Nine Things You Need to Know about Sunscreen and Coral Reefs

There’s a lot of news lately about sunscreen and coral reefs. But which chemicals are problematic, and how do you know which products are safe for reefs?
by Guest Author
December dive destinations

Five Great December Dive Destinations

Don’t let winter stop you from getting in the water. Here are five great December dive destinations that shine this time of year.
by LiveAboard.com
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Preserving America’s Underwater Battlefield: U-701

This year, Scuba Diver Life and NOAA are partnering to profile 12 different ships in the Graveyard of the Atlantic. This month we visit U-701.
by Rebecca Strauss