Environment

50 Fascinating Facts About the Ocean [Infographic]

50 Fascinating Facts About the Ocean [Infographic]

11 December, 2015 at 9:22 am Comments are Disabled

Guest post by Dive.in The Earth’s oceans are a world of mystery, magic and beauty. It’s this apart from anything else that lures divers into their depths. There is a seemingly endless array of fascinating facts about our oceans. Many of these facts are incredibly interesting, but some will defy […]

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The Secret to Identifying Fish – Up to 4000 species

The Secret to Identifying Fish – Up to 4000 species

29 November, 2015 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

When there are more than 21,000 species of fish around the world and more than 4,000 species that live on coral reefs, how is it possible for “the guy with all the PADI cards” to be so good at identifying fish? All you know what to do is say, “I saw […]

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The Fastest Fish in the Ocean

The Fastest Fish in the Ocean

16 November, 2015 at 6:33 pm Comments are Disabled

If you own freediving, jet or split fins, you may think that you’re quite the swimmer – and you might be – when comparing yourself to your fellow scuba divers. When comparing yourself to the speeds at which the fastest fish in the world reach, we’re sorry to say – you […]

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5 Marine World Heritage Listed Sites

5 Marine World Heritage Listed Sites

10 November, 2015 at 3:35 pm Comments are Disabled

World Heritage Sites are places that are listed by UNESCO (United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization) as having either physical or cultural importance. They are recognised as providing outstanding universal value that should form part of the heritage of mankind. UNESCO’s World Heritage Fund provides money to these sites […]

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Blue Water Series: The Dive Behind the Photo – Part 3

Blue Water Series: The Dive Behind the Photo – Part 3

5 November, 2015 at 2:27 pm Comments are Disabled

Schooling Jacks by David Valencia “Cabo Pulmo is a National Marine Park located some 70 miles NE of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. This place has become a source of pride for the small Cabo Pulmo community – and all of Mexico. It was not long ago that the community of […]

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These Ocean Facts Will Blow Your Mind

These Ocean Facts Will Blow Your Mind

4 November, 2015 at 11:07 am Comments are Disabled

Guest post by Contiki Vacations It’s big, it’s blue, it’s beautiful – but what’s really going on down there? The ocean is arguably the most fascinating part of this planet, and these ocean facts prove it: There’s A LOT of ocean out there. Oceans cover about 70% of the earth’s surface, […]

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