Diving

9 Facts About Devil Rays

9 Facts About Devil Rays

31 October, 2015 at 2:30 am Comments are Disabled

With their devilish appearance and incredible surface stunts, it’s easy to see why divers and marine biologists alike are fascinated with devil rays. There are actually nine different species of devil ray, all part of the genus Mobula – read on to learn more about them.. #1 Devil rays are […]

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Toxic Critters

Toxic Critters

30 October, 2015 at 2:30 am Comments are Disabled

Look but don’t touch should be a solid mantra for every diver, and if preventing distress to marine life wasn’t already a good enough reason, take a look at this list of creatures that pack a nasty punch for those who dare to mess with them…. #1 Fire Coral Where: […]

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6 Dive Sites That Will Give You Goosebumps

6 Dive Sites That Will Give You Goosebumps

29 October, 2015 at 1:17 pm Comments are Disabled

Guest post by Emily Krak From eerie shipwrecks to underwater cemeteries, here are six spooky dive sites that will give you the creeps. Truk Lagoon, Micronesia If you are looking for a thrill-seeking adventure, visit the ghost fleet of Truk Lagoon, also known as Chuuk. With more than 50 major […]

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An Interview with Daniel Cotgrave, PADI Rescue Diver

An Interview with Daniel Cotgrave, PADI Rescue Diver

28 October, 2015 at 2:32 am Comments are Disabled

PADI recently interviewed Daniel Cotgrave, from Spain, who completed his PADI Rescue Diver course this summer. Read on to hear more about his experience of the course and why he would recommend it to other divers.

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The Fish That Doesn’t Swim

The Fish That Doesn’t Swim

27 October, 2015 at 2:36 am Comments are Disabled

If you’re at 125 feet underwater and you see a fish with bloated red lips, walking like a drunk guy, with a horn like a unicorn and shaped like a bat, two things could be happening. You may have nitrogen narcosis or you’re diving off the Galapagos Islands looking at […]

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Trick or Treat… Critters that Lure

Trick or Treat… Critters that Lure

26 October, 2015 at 4:56 am Comments are Disabled

The Halloween game of “Trick or Treat?” sees kids (and adults!) visiting houses with a fun costume and big smile. But while tasty treats are on their menu, they won’t think twice about serving an unwanted trick to the unsuspecting. The ocean has its own share of Trick or Treaters, […]

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