A Wedding Ring Lost for 37 Years Resurfaces After a Scuba Diving Encounter

It seems that everyone has a story that centers on someone losing a wedding ring in the ocean waters. While the specifics can vary, the ending of the story is that usually, at least one member of the couple is very upset about the incident. Urban Legends There are stories, and urban legends about $50,000…

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5 Steps to Becoming an Eco-Conscious Scuba Diver

Scuba divers tend to be naturally eco-conscious individuals. After all, the ability to go scuba diving is directly dependent on having an array of pristine and natural dive sites around the globe. These sites are virtually untouched by humans and where wildlife can thrive. Nobody wants to explore bleached-white reefs or shore access sites that…

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Top 5 Excuses NOT to Scuba Dive, Debunked

If you’ve been teetering on the edge of gaining your scuba certification and acquiring the equipment you need to get started on a world of underwater adventures, then you’ve come to the right place! There are lots of reasons why potential divers should take the plunge. But sometimes there are a collection of nagging reasons…

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How Can Scientists Combat the Invasive Crown of Thornes Starfish?

Some of the prettiest diving destinations are experiencing a problem of reefs turning white and becoming barren. No, it’s not because of coral bleaching. But coral bleaching is a massive issue for top destinations like the Great Barrier Reef. It’s because of an outbreak of Crown of Thornes Starfish. Crown of Thornes Starfish The Crown…

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Is a Scuba Diver Responsible for a Silver Swimming Medal at the Olympics?

The Rio Olympics are in full swing! And while the summer Olympics are known for their drama and inspiring tales throughout the competition, one more unique story has already risen out of the games focuses on an earring, a scuba diver, and an Olympic medal. Lost: Good Luck Charm As the story goes, during the initial…

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Sharing the Water With Famous Scuba Diving Celebrities

I am pretty sure no one goes scuba diving for the possibility of rubbing elbows with a world-famous celebrity! Most divers, go diving for the sheer joy of being miles away from the rest of the world in one of the most beautiful locations on earth while discovering a secretive and active underwater destination that…

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Banning Divers From Feeding Sharks?

To feed or not to feed? It’s a question that dive boat operators and avid divers alike have been debating for years, and now, the question is about to make its way to the US Federal Government. A new bill has been recently introduced into Congress that would make the practice of feeding sharks illegal…

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What Viral Scuba Diver Did Right Before Recording His “Last Moments”

If you’re a news junkie and a scuba diving fan, then chances are you have already heard about the diver who was left behind during a recent expedition off the coast of Queensland, Australia. He Was An Experienced Diver The relatively experienced diver, 30-year-old Jacob Childs, became stranded at the Althea Wreck, which is located…

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A Scuba Diving Photographer is Taking Wedding Photography the Next Level

Getting married at a stunning scuba destination? Then you might want to brighten up your photos with a cool new take on the “Trash the Dress” party. Trash the Dress? This relatively new phenomenon that’s surfaced in the past five years or so essentially serves as a vehicle for unique wedding photos. The way the…

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Want to Dive for a Living? Here Are Some Cool Scuba Careers

Ever dream about ditching your 9 to 5 routine and spending your days doing what you want to do as often as possible which, naturally, is scuba diving? Well, believe it or not, it’s very possible to dive not just for fun, but also for a paycheck. So if you’re not cut out for the…

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