Ashley Atkin


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ScubaEarth’s Top 10 Featured Destinations

ScubaEarth’s Top 10 Featured Destinations

17 December, 2014 at 8:00 am 0 comments

Have you explored these top 10 dive destinations? If you’ve been stuck in a rut these past few months and need to shake things up, an exciting scuba trip is the perfect solution. Read through our list to get inspired, and if your favorite destination is missing, let us know! 1. […]

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Underwater Critters That Go By More Than One Name

Underwater Critters That Go By More Than One Name

16 December, 2014 at 8:00 am 0 comments

Just like the age-old “You say ‘tomato,’ I say ‘tomahto’” debate, there are many ways to say the same thing. Whether it is a dialect or accent that makes a word sound different or it really is a completely different word, the meaning doesn’t change. It isn’t just fruits that […]

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Is Your Scuba Gear Ready to Dive?

Is Your Scuba Gear Ready to Dive?

15 December, 2014 at 3:30 am 0 comments

Just as your car requires regular maintenance to keep it functioning properly, you’ll want to keep up to date on servicing your scuba gear as well – especially if you haven’t been diving with it in a while. As you already know, diving gear is not cheap. So protect your […]

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It’s Electric! Shocking Underwater Critters

It’s Electric! Shocking Underwater Critters

8 December, 2014 at 10:00 am 0 comments

Some creatures simply detect electric fields and use electricity to navigate, while others create their own electricity. All muscles have the potential to generate some amount of electricity. In these aquatic creatures, however, certain muscle cells have evolved into cells called electrocytes, and these generate much higher voltages than ordinary muscle […]

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Join PADI at the World of Water Phoenix Dive & Travel Expo

Join PADI at the World of Water Phoenix Dive & Travel Expo

26 November, 2014 at 7:57 am 0 comments

Visit the PADI Booth (#102) at the World of Water Phoenix Dive & Travel Expo Join PADI staff members at World of Water Phoenix Dive & Travel Expo in Phoenix, Arizona, USA from 6 – 7 December 2014. This inaugural event promises an exciting mix of workshops, educational seminars, door […]

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Dive Travel in the Palm of Your Hand – The Revamped PADI App

Dive Travel in the Palm of Your Hand – The Revamped PADI App

21 October, 2014 at 2:46 pm 0 comments

Introducing the all-new PADI® App The new and improved PADI App is now available on Apple and Android devices.* The PADI App can help you plan your next dive trip with detailed information about the top dive destinations worldwide. You can research these destinations by reading about the top dive […]

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