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Maui Now: Man on Scuba Diving Tour off Moloka‘i Found Unresponsive A man that was part of a scuba diving tour off of Molokaʻi died after he was found unresponsive approximately 50-feet of water on Saturday morning. A search was launched when Parsley failed to return to his boat as scheduled at 9 a.m. He was later found unresponsive in an area outside of Kawela I, known as "blue sand hole," according to police.

Lembeh Underwater Photography Workshop Announced The dates for the ninth Lembeh Underwater Photography Workshop in 2021 have been announced. The event will take place between January 30th and February 6th, 2021 at the Lembeh Resort, and this time will be featuring three renowned underwater photographers:.

Tribulations Diary of a Dive Instructor on Koh Tao. Log Book entry for Monday 17 February 2020. SOTD: LCD Soundsystem – Tribulations.

Valiant efforts to save fin whale stranded off Cornish coastline A gigantic fin whale which beached itself on the Cornish coastline on Friday sadly died after valiant attempts to rescue it. The 20-metre-long mammal had been seen swimming around near Nare Point in the morning, but at around midday, it was found beached on rocks at Parbean Cove on the Lizard Peninsula.

A Beginner's Guide to Southern California Sea Life Beneath the waves lies a wonderland — Southern California sea life inhabits a magical realm, including forests, canyons and caves. Here are some highlights.

Best Aircraft Wrecks Of The World There is nothing more magical than submerging beneath the surface of the water, slowly beginning your descent, and from out of the depths seeing the shadow of a shipwreck emerge. A time capsule of life, hidden beneath the waves.

Solved: the 'stinging water' riddle The mystery of how the "upside-down jellyfish" Cassiopea xamachana, which has no tentacles, manages to sting swimmers without touching them has been solved.

The Gear of the Year 12 months, ask a selection of divers for their equipment wishes, and muse on what the New Year might bring… Your browser does not seem to support iframes. Click here to read this PDF.

The Beauty of the Red Sea with MV Legends Specialist Liveaboard Why do people join us for some #DivingwithLegends? Why do thousands of divers claim that the Red Sea is some of the best diving in the world?

GUE.TV Launches Underwater Video Contest GUE.TV has announced the launch of its latest underwater video contest. The contest is open to adults and aims to connect viewers to the wonder of the marine environment and highlight its uniqueness and diverse environmental systems, as well as the vulnerabilities and dangers its faces.

Video by Antarctic scuba diver from Bend goes viral - When a scuba diver from Bend posted on Facebook a video of her and her colleagues dancing in their diving suits to the song "I'm Sexy and I Know It" by LMFAO, she did not expect it to quickly get more than 2,000 shares and 176,000 views, and climbing.

SeaLife Sea Dragon Mini 1000F SeaLife Sea Dragon Mini 1000F. SeaLife describe this compact little unit as an LED photo / video/dive light, and it really is a Jack of all trades. It has a 130 degree wide beam from its Luxeon V LED, which makes it great for lighting up a pretty vast area.

9 Interesting Whale Shark Facts But how much do you really know about the world's largest fish? Here are nine interesting facts you might not have known about this majestic marine mammal. Whale sharks can reach up to an incredible 12 meters/40 feet in length and 21.5 tons in weight.

Sharkbanz For Protection From Sharks While most of us are not afraid of diving with sharks, a few dollars for peace of mind can be well spent. Sharkbanz offers a low profile and innovative solution for deterring shark attacks. The videos below put the product to the test.

Great White Sharks Comeback In The Atlantic The North Atlantic seems to be attracting an increasing number of great white sharks lately. This is because in 1997 white sharks were granted federal protection and their numbers have greatly increased since then.

Freediving Cenote In this short artistic video, they go freediving in a Cenote in Mexico. The background of the Cenote and the haunting soundtrack make this a unique video to watch. What is Video of the Week brought to you by Paralenz?

A Few More Underwater Images From Dumaguete I spent a week diving off the coasts of Dumaguete, Dauin and Apo Island in the Philippines. My friends and I basically ate, dived and slept. I created a lot of video and photographs underwater. After all, we were scuba diving about 4-5 times per day for a week.

Canon announces the EOS Rebel T6i/850D In the spirit of capturing powerful moments that last a lifetime, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, unveiled today the Canon EOS Rebel T8i.

Mon Eh Hoops! Diary of a Dive Instructor on Koh Tao. Log Book entry for Sunday 16 February 2020. SOTD: Gerry and The Pacemakers – You’ll Never Walk Alone.

Four more walking sharks discovered 'Walking sharks' are familiar to scuba divers - hooded epaulette sharks feature in the current issue of DIVER magazine. But now researchers in Australia have almost doubled the number of recognised species overnight. The discovery of four new species brings to nine the total number, say the scientists.

DIVER TEST: Sherwood SR2 The original EN250 rating specifies the mass of air the regulator must supply to a single diver at a depth of 50m, and how hard that diver must inhale and exhale to breathe from the reg - the work of breathing. This is tested using a breathing machine that takes 25 breaths per minute, with the volume of each breath set at 2.5 litres.

'Massive' 20-foot-long great white shark off Florida coast leaves scuba divers in awe Tuesday, during a trip on Walker's Dive Charters out of Riviera Beach, Florida, a group of scuba divers encountered a once-in-a-lifetime experience - a great white shark. The encounter took place near a spot known as the Breakers Reef, a mile offshore of the Breakers Hotel on Palm Beach.

Saving Sebastian - A Story With a Happy Ending Tired of hearing tear-inducing awful news? Check out Sebastian the crab's story — with a happy ending.

Reflecting On The Moments Check out our latest Photo of the Week - Reflecting On The Moments.

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