Environment

Stonefish: The Most Venomous Fish in the World

Stonefish: The Most Venomous Fish in the World

7 October, 2014 at 4:03 pm 0 comments

In the underwater world, you don’t have to be the largest creature to be the biggest threat. The stonefish, which reaches an average length of 30 to 40 centimetres and up to 2 kg / 5 lbs in weight, is the most venomous fish in the world having venomous sacs on […]

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5 Fun Ways to Earn a New PADI Card

5 Fun Ways to Earn a New PADI Card

2 October, 2014 at 10:00 am 0 comments

If you’re working towards the PADI Master Scuba Diver rating, you’ll need to take five PADI specialty courses (wreck, dry suit, photography, etc). But if you’re the sort of person who likes to do things a little differently, consider a PADI distinctive specialty course. Distinctive specialties count towards the Master […]

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PADI Divers Rescue Two Green Sea Turtles

PADI Divers Rescue Two Green Sea Turtles

19 September, 2014 at 12:15 am 0 comments

While holidaying in Nicaragua, PADI Rescue Diver and former paramedic Chris Skone-Roberts gave his scuba diving certification level a new meaning. Rather than having to come to the aid of a fellow scuba diver, Chris came to the aid of underwater companions of a different kind – two giant green sea turtles, […]

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Project AWARE Debris Month of Action

Project AWARE Debris Month of Action

9 September, 2014 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

As a scuba diver, you see the  unfortunate affect of marine debris firsthand. Whether it’s plastic bottles, forgotten nets or small pieces of trash animals mistake for food, you witness how debris harms our beloved underwater world. Unfortunately, the problem is only going to get worse if nothing is done. This […]

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Project AWARE launch new Dive Against Debris course

Project AWARE launch new Dive Against Debris course

20 August, 2014 at 2:40 am 0 comments

If you’re looking to get more out of your next dive and want to help protect the wonderful oceans you cherish at the same time, then consider adding the Project AWARE Dive Against Debris distinctive specialty course to your must-do list. Not only will you learn valuable information and gain great experience […]

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Look, But Please Don’t Touch

Look, But Please Don’t Touch

30 June, 2014 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

Today’s blog post was written by our summer intern, Alexis Terrill. Seeing marine life in its natural environment is one of things that attracts people to scuba diving. Unfortunately, some divers seem to have forgotten the section of their PADI Open Water class where the instructor taught them not to […]

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