Diving

New Underwater Simulation Game – Infinite Scuba – Launches Today

New Underwater Simulation Game – Infinite Scuba – Launches Today

12 March, 2013 at 1:30 pm 0 comments

Get ready to explore the underwater world with a new Windows PC and MacOS simulation game geared towards all water enthusiasts.  The PADI organization, along with DEMA (The Diving Equipment and Marketing Association,  Mission Blue (the Sylvia Earle Alliance) and 20 scuba equipment manufacturers, including SCUBAPRO, Body Glove, Oceanic and […]

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A brief look at the evolution of SCUBA

A brief look at the evolution of SCUBA

8 March, 2013 at 5:49 am 0 comments

Scuba diving has evolved through many stages with many experimental scuba diving apparatuses. SCUBA is an acronym for “Self-Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus”. Early attempts at diving gear consisted of an air pump and diving barrel which allowed air to be pumped to the diver. In 1825 the English Inventor, William […]

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PADI Recreational Sidemount diving

PADI Recreational Sidemount diving

4 March, 2013 at 7:55 am 1 comment

PADI Recreational Sidemount diving With sidemount diving gaining in popularity and gaining more mainstream exposure, I decided it was time to check it out myself. Having the opportunity to attend a PADI Tec Explorer event at Team Blue Immersion, Dahab, Egypt. I jumped at the chance to take the recreational PADI Sidemount […]

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Why buying your own dive gear is a smart investment

Why buying your own dive gear is a smart investment

4 March, 2013 at 4:12 am 0 comments

Buying your own dive gear It only takes one great experience to fall in love with diving, but when you’re new to the sport, you might be hesitant to go out and immediately buy your own gear. At first, it might make sense to rent gear and get a feel […]

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Underwater Naturalist PADI Specialty Course

Underwater Naturalist PADI Specialty Course

28 February, 2013 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Diving is all about what you see beneath the surface. When you’re immersed in the big blue, you’re in a world filled with fascinating creatures, plants and other-worldly landscapes. Admiring the beauty beneath the waves is one thing, but appreciating how the underwater environment functions, on a more complex level, […]

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Video of the Week – Nudibranchs!

Video of the Week – Nudibranchs!

22 February, 2013 at 6:43 am 0 comments

Our video of the week comes from Critters@Lembeh and includes more than 60 species of nudibranchs! The images were culled from more than 1000 shot in and around Lembeh Strait, North Sulawesi, Indonesia. To see more from Critters@Lembeh, check out their youtube channel. Video of the Week – Nudibranchs! was […]

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