Environment

10 of the oldest marine species that still exist today

10 of the oldest marine species that still exist today

9 December, 2013 at 4:50 pm 0 comments

As a scuba diver, you have some amazing opportunities to see marine life that others only see in pictures. Not only that, but you have the chance to see species that have been around longer than we have! Here are the 10 oldest marine creatures you can still find under […]

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10 curious facts about Octopi

10 curious facts about Octopi

9 December, 2013 at 5:06 am 0 comments

The octopus is much more than eight legs and tiny suction cups. With 300 recognized species spread throughout our oceans, there are many facts about this amazing creature that may surprise curious divers. Check out our collection of the top 10 fascinating things you may not know about the octopus: […]

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Your Vote Counts!  Help Fund an Ocean Action Project

Your Vote Counts! Help Fund an Ocean Action Project

2 December, 2013 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

Help a conservation dream come true! Project AWARE’s Ocean Action Project supports individuals working on ocean and marine life protection at a local level. Show your support for these ocean heroes by visiting the Project AWARE Facebook page,  and voting for your favorite finalist in the Ocean Action project. These […]

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What can you do with a Sponge?

What can you do with a Sponge?

14 November, 2013 at 2:29 am 0 comments

Edited Guest blog  from Martina Milanese*   What can you do with a sponge? They are all around us. They where here before us. And we hardly know about them…Thinking of mysterious monsters? Relax! It’s just … Sponges! Whether you dive in the sea, lakes or even in rivers, Sponges will […]

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Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas

Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas

10 November, 2013 at 2:52 pm 1 comment

Gift giving can be both fun and madding. What sort of gift do you get for the diver (or dive instructor) who has everything? Here are some eco-friendly ideas sure to please your favorite ocean-goer. Looptworks iPad and laptop covers and cases made from “upcycled” (reminant) wetsuit neoprene  - – – […]

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Last days to apply – Project AWARE’s Ocean Action Project

Last days to apply – Project AWARE’s Ocean Action Project

28 October, 2013 at 12:02 am 0 comments

While people read about water pollution and endangered species in the news, scuba divers see and are affected by these problems first hand. That is why Project AWARE has started the Ocean Action Project, a program that allows divers to formulate their own plans in order to better protect ocean […]

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