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Shark Dives in South Africa
Marine Species Travel In the Water

Top Five Shark Dives in South Africa

The waters off Africa’s southernmost point offer some sensational diving. Here are our picks for the top five shark dives in South Africa.

Cayman Islands
Marine Species Travel In the Water

Silversides in the Cayman Islands

Schools of swirling silversides appear on the walls, shallow reefs and wrecks of the Cayman Islands each summer, creating a spectacle you must see to believe.

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Snorkeling with Salmon
Marine Species Dive Locations In the Water

Snorkeling with Salmon in Canada

Snorkeling with salmon offers a unique view of the spectacle, as thousands of these fish migrate along rivers in Canada and Alaska each summer to spawn.

Mola Mola
Marine Species In the Water

Marine Species: Mola Mola

A special-effects team working on a science-fiction movie would struggle to invent a creature as strange looking as the mola mola.

New stuff

More Than 2,000 Sharks Die in San Francisco Bay

Scientists are trying to explain a massive die-off of leopard sharks, Pacific angel sharks, and brown smooth-hound sharks in the San Francisco Bay.
by Thomas Gronfeldt
Spanish Dancer

Marine Species: Spanish Dancer

On a night dive in the tropical Pacific, you see what appears to be an animated vermillion dinner napkin convulsing wildly. Congratulations, you’ve spotted a Spanish dancer.
by Guest Author Christina Koukkos
Scuba Diving

Top Five Things Movies Get Wrong About Scuba Diving

Hollywood has long been fascinated with scuba diving, but rarely nails the portrayal of our sport. Here are the top five things movies get wrong about scuba diving.
by Thomas Gronfeldt
Trimix Diving

Introduction to Trimix Diving

In the third installment of our series on technical diving, we’re moving away from beginner-level courses and into the world of trimix diving.       
by Guest Author Yvonne Press