Environment

Win a Dive Expedition in the Seychelles, Mexico or Fiji

Win a Dive Expedition in the Seychelles, Mexico or Fiji

24 June, 2015 at 7:00 am Comments are Disabled

Do good, win big! Have you ever dreamed of taking a scuba dive vacation to an exotic destination? Now’s your chance… Project AWARE has partnered up with GVI and PADI to give one lucky grand prize winner a once in a lifetime opportunity. How to enter: Donate to Project AWARE for your chance to jet off to […]

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Free online course by Southampton University – Shipwrecks and Submerged Worlds: Maritime Archaeology

Free online course by Southampton University – Shipwrecks and Submerged Worlds: Maritime Archaeology

16 June, 2015 at 6:13 am Comments are Disabled

FutureLearn are offering a free online course on maritime archaeology developed by Southampton University: Shipwrecks and Submerged Worlds: Maritime Archaeology.

The four-week course started on 25th May but is open for registrations until the 20th June 2015. The free course is available to anyone from anywhere in the world who can log on to complete the course in their own time and broaden their knowledge of the underwater world.

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5 Reasons Why We Love Cold Water Diving

5 Reasons Why We Love Cold Water Diving

16 June, 2015 at 3:04 am Comments are Disabled

From wolf eels to seals, from the clearest viz to the lowest temps, we celebrate what makes cold water diving the best.

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World Oceans Day 2015: Project AWARE explains the Ugly Journey of our Trash

World Oceans Day 2015: Project AWARE explains the Ugly Journey of our Trash

8 June, 2015 at 2:13 am Comments are Disabled

How does our trash make its way from land to sea? Project AWARE’s new animated infographic explains the ugly journey, and shines light on the dangers our litter poses to marine ecosystems and wildlife along the way. While the marine debris issue may at first appear daunting, there is hope! […]

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Why the Wolf Eel is the “Shrek” of the Sea

Why the Wolf Eel is the “Shrek” of the Sea

18 May, 2015 at 4:22 pm Comments are Disabled

Once upon a time, in a land far, far away, there lived a giant, gnarly-looking creature who was strong, like The Hulk, and unattractive, like your aunt’s Christmas sweater. Many were afraid of him and assumed he was mean. Wait. Why are we talking about the animated film character Shrek […]

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8 Facts About the Pom-Pom Crab

8 Facts About the Pom-Pom Crab

14 May, 2015 at 9:28 am Comments are Disabled

The Lybia crab is a species of small crab in the family Xanthidae. It is also referred to as Hawaiian boxer crab, pom-pom crab, cheerleader crab, mosaic boxer crab among many other nicknames. The crabs are known for their signature move of always carrying a small living sea anemone around in each of its […]

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