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  • Divers Digest of This Spring
    May 19, 2021

    Divers Digest of This Spring

    The spring is almost behind us, but before we jump into the fun summer season, let’s take a moment to look back at some of the most exciting diving-related news from the past three months.
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  • 9 Easy Things You Can Do to Save the Ocean
    May 18, 2021

    9 Easy Things You Can Do to Save the Ocean

    Now, more than ever, the fate of the ocean is in our hands. According to UCSB and NOAA, over 40% of the world’s oceans have been heavily affected by human activities. Overfishing, pollution and climate change have all left an indelible mark on ocean ecosystems. What most of us don’t realize though is that we often contribute to these destructive factors with ordinary things we do every day. Luckily, making even a few simple lifestyle changes can bring significant environmental gains.
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  • 10 Amazing Organizations Fighting to Save Our Oceans
    May 17, 2021

    10 Amazing Organizations Fighting to Save Our Oceans

    As divers, it is a given that we love the ocean and all the marine life in it. However, as the days pass, many of the famous and loved dive sites slowly decline in health and beauty. Luckily, recent years have seen a proliferation of nonprofit groups working on both a public and political level to save and protect our oceans. One of the best ways you can contribute to marine conservation is by joining one of these groups and donating to the cause. Here is a list of what we think are some of the best marine/ocean conservation organizations.
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  • What Is Citizen Science And How Can It Affect Ocean Health
    May 17, 2021

    What Is Citizen Science And How Can It Affect Ocean Health

    Lately, the term citizen science has been something of a buzzword, however, the concept is really nothing new. Before science became a profession in the 1800s, amateur naturalists, who sought discovery in their leisure time, were collecting information in order to understand the world better. No wonder, that even after the science as we know it came to be, contributions from non-professionals continued. Yet, only recently has the profession of science reunited with leisure participation and the activity became popular.
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  • 5 Ocean Documentaries You Should Totally Watch
    May 13, 2021

    5 Ocean Documentaries You Should Totally Watch

    If you already miss your dive vacation or feel particularly ocean sick tonight, you have landed at the right place, as we have assembled a list of the most beautiful and moving ocean documentaries that are guaranteed to make you feel like you’re out at the sea. Furthermore, watching these documentaries will help you learn about the ocean and hopefully inspire you to take action to protect it.
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  • Eating Lionfish - Preparation And Recipes
    April 28, 2021

    Eating Lionfish - Preparation And Recipes

    In our recent article - The Beautiful Depredator: a Story of Lionfish Invasion we have discussed how lionfish have become one of the fastest spreading invasive species in the Atlantic. We have also outlined the ways in which each of us can help fight the invasion. Many of our readers were particularly curious about eating lionfish. So we have decided to follow up with some advice on filleting and preparing lionfish, as well as a few of our favorite lionfish recipes.
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  • 5 Reasons to Use Reef Safe Sunscreen
    April 28, 2021

    5 Reasons to Use Reef Safe Sunscreen

    As the weather is getting warmer and warmer, many of us start stocking up on various sun protection products. When choosing a sunscreen we usually look for an SPF number, water resistance, PA rating, etc. However, we often fail to consider how the products we use affect our oceans and the fragile coral reefs in particular.
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  • Diving Related Career Opportunities
    April 22, 2021

    Diving Related Career Opportunities

    As the famous saying goes, choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. Indeed, getting paid for doing something that you truly enjoy sounds great, so why not look for a diving job? Besides, there are so many different career paths within or related to the scuba industry that almost everyone can find a fitting option. Just think about it, you can become a diving instructor, a boat driver, or a repair technician, you can run a dive shop, blend gas mixtures or do deep sea research.
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