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Quiz: What Kind Of Shark Are You?

If you were a shark, what kind of shark would you be? Take our quiz below to find out. Where is your favorite place to be? A. Reefs, mangroves, anywhere shallowB. I don’t have a favorite place, I like to exploreC. Near the coast, I’m […]

The Best Locations To Dive With Sharks By Species

Sharks. You either want to dive with them all or you’re just not interested. While shark diving isn’t for everyone, it can certainly be one of the most memorable and exhilarating experiences to have underwater. The moment you cross paths with a shark, your perception […]

Shark Myths Debunked

From the mighty bull shark to the glorious great white, divers are fascinated with sharks. Sadly, not everyone sees them the same way. Here’s a look at some common shark myths and the truth behind these misunderstood creatures. Sharks are man-hunting killers. “It has been […]

6 Tips For Whale Shark Conservation

Written by Mark McMillan, Marine Biologist at LUX* South Ari Atoll Maldives The Whale Shark Rhincodon typus is a truly magnificent creature. As the world’s largest living fish, recent research suggests that they can grow up to 18 meters in length and may live to over 100 years old. […]

Seahorses To Sticklebacks: Top Ocean Dads

Across the animal kingdom, it’s generally considered the norm for the female of the species to hatch and nurture their offspring. However, there are a few exceptions – even below the waves. Just take a look at these dedicated males from the marine parenting world: […]