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Awesomely interesting shark facts

Awesomely interesting shark facts

19 August, 2013 at 2:20 am 0 comments

Sharks are simply fascinating. For most divers, swimming with the sharks is a breathtaking experience, especially when you know some of the most interesting facts about what makes these creatures of the sea so special. Check out these unique facts about sharks: Sharks have excellent dental health. Not only are […]

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Ten terrific tidbits and fascinating facts about turtles

Ten terrific tidbits and fascinating facts about turtles

16 August, 2013 at 4:36 am 0 comments

Turtles are truly amazing creatures that have populated the earth for millions of years. Whether you dive fresh or salt water, discovering a turtle is a fun and unique experience. Let’s learn a bit more about these aquatic animals with some fun turtle facts. 1. There are approximately 300 species […]

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Google Street View to bring the Galapagos to your screen

Google Street View to bring the Galapagos to your screen

3 August, 2013 at 6:11 pm 0 comments

Ecuador’s Galapagos Islands rank high on the bucket lists of many divers. But while you’re saving up for that ultimate experience, Google is providing a unique way to get an underwater look at the sights that make the islands such a diver’s paradise. Hikers and divers worked for 10 days to […]

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Support Project AWARE with ScubaEarth Dollars for Dives

Support Project AWARE with ScubaEarth Dollars for Dives

16 July, 2013 at 3:06 pm 0 comments

Support Project AWARE this August with Dollars for Dives For every dive logged on ScubaEarth during the month of August 2013, PADI will donate one dollar per dive to support the conservation efforts of our favorite non-profit organization Project AWARE – up to $100,000US. If you haven’t visited scubaearth.com recently, […]

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Unusual and Amazing Underwater Creatures

Unusual and Amazing Underwater Creatures

4 July, 2013 at 8:19 am 0 comments

The ocean is filled with spectacular sights that divers get to enjoy every time they head beneath the waves. But even among all those colorful, fascinating sights, some animals stand apart as true wonders of the world. Whether you see them from the surface or in the depths, these are […]

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Coral Reef-Safe Sunscreen for Scuba Diving?

Coral Reef-Safe Sunscreen for Scuba Diving?

27 June, 2013 at 2:28 pm 0 comments

What’s the Best Sunscreen for Scuba Diving? View the updated post… Growing up in the Pacific Northwest United States, sunscreen was something I bought once every five years. This a terrible idea, if course, because sunscreens expire in 1-3 years. I wised up after becoming an active diver and have spent […]

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