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Plankton: The Ghosts Of The Ocean

Let's shine a spotlight on the ghosts of the ocean… plankton! This highly diverse and abundant group of mostly microscopic organisms is ever-present in the underwater world we love, despite the fact that while we’re exploring the ocean we almost don’t even know they’re there. […]

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4 New Year's Resolutions For Scuba Divers

Year after year, the most common New Year’s resolutions are: ❏ Enjoy life to the fullest ❏ Lose weight ❏ Spend more time with family and friends If you’re a scuba diver, go ahead and check all those boxes. Diving by its very nature helps […]

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7 Amazing Things You Can Only Do While Scuba Diving

Speak whale to an actual whale image courtesy david-valencia.com Immerse yourself in historyas a properly-trained wreck diver Finally try that jetpack you’ve always wanted Footage courtesy mauidreamsdiveco.com footage courtesy mauidreamsdiveco.com Hover like a geniePerfect your buoyancy skills and hover like a zen master. Walk a tightrope without […]

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Scuba Diving Movies 1951 To 2012

We’ve scoured the internet to put together as many (fictional) scuba diving movies as we could think of. List of Scuba Diving Movies The Frogmen, 1951 Beneath the 12 Mile Reef, 1953 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, 1954 Underwater!, 1955 Manfish, 1956 Voyage to the Bottom […]

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20 Fun Facts About Manatees

Tara Bradley Connell 15 November, 2018   November marks Manatee Awareness Month. From mermaids and folklore to sea cows with deep breath holds, here are 20 facts about manatees that will make you love them even more. 1. Early explorers claimed to see mermaids rising […]

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