Diving

Should I be a PADI Rescue Diver?

Should I be a PADI Rescue Diver?

11 February, 2015 at 10:06 pm Comments are Disabled

“The best moments in our lives are not the passive, receptive, relaxing times… The best moments usually occur if a person’s body or mind is stretched to its limits in a voluntary effort to accomplish something difficult and worthwhile.” ~ Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi Have you thought about becoming a Rescue Diver? […]

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The 500 Million Year Old Nautilus

The 500 Million Year Old Nautilus

29 January, 2015 at 3:19 pm Comments are Disabled

A member of the cephalopod family, the Nautilus is like a swimming snail with tentacles. This living fossil has changed very little in the past 500 million years. Slow to mature and slow to maneuver, the Nautilus can live to be 100 years old. Even with poor vision the Nautilus […]

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3 Incredible WWII Wreck Dives

3 Incredible WWII Wreck Dives

26 January, 2015 at 3:53 pm Comments are Disabled

“Does any one know where the love of God goes when the waves turn the minutes to hours?” – Gordon Lightfoot Diving on a WWII wreck helps us connect to our heritage and gain insight into our past. When our favorite diving environments host a piece of history, it’s our […]

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Find Your Favorite Critters on ScubaEarth®

Find Your Favorite Critters on ScubaEarth®

26 January, 2015 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Are you looking for more detailed information about specific underwater critters or animals? Do you need help identifying critters you saw on a dive? The Critter Finder feature on ScubaEarth shows detailed information and great photos of just about any animal you’ll see underwater. Start exploring Critter Finder by clicking […]

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PADI Certification for Navy Divers

PADI Certification for Navy Divers

21 January, 2015 at 10:36 am Comments are Disabled

An agreement between NDSTC, US Navy Credentialing Opportunities On-Line (Navy COOL), and the Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) allows Navy divers to earn a PADI Advanced Open Water certification at no additional cost for Navy-enlisted personnel. Additional fee-based options are available for non-Navy personnel – read on for details. […]

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Refresh your scuba skills before your next trip

Refresh your scuba skills before your next trip

21 January, 2015 at 9:58 am Comments are Disabled

Do you have an exotic trip planned in the coming months and just realized you haven’t been diving in a while? With the new PADI ReActivate™  program, you can quickly brush up on knowledge and skills that you acquired in the PADI Open Water Diver course without having to start from scratch. […]

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