Confession time: the author of this post had to look up limnologist in google. As it turns out, a limnologist does important work for their local community, and it’s a lesser-known but interesting job for divers. Read on to learn more about PADI Instructor and limnologist Kelly Wucherpfennig. Kelly Wucherpfennig [...]Read more ›
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Countless divers dream about a full-time career in scuba – leaving behind the daily grind and cube-farm views for open water and fun in the sun. Not everyone can make it happen, but some do. And then there are some, like Michael Steidley who’s had not one, but several diving-related [...]Read more ›
Getting into diving is usually more a matter of choice than chance, but for Alexander Range, it was all luck. At a game of bingo, he won a “Discover Scuba Diving” experience. At the time, he wasn’t too enthused – he thought hanging out poolside was preferable to getting kitted out with [...]Read more ›
Charlie Beeker is the type of professor any diver would want to have. He loves The Creature from the Black Lagoon, scuba diving in Grand Cayman (the east end, specifically), and he heads up the Academic Diving and Underwater Science program at Indiana University. Appointed to the Marine Protected Areas [...]Read more ›
Who wouldn’t jump at the chance to live in a place where palm trees sway gently overhead, the sun shines almost every day of the year and where spectacular dive sites are always waiting just off shore? Moving to a place that’s considered a paradise is a dream for many, [...]Read more ›
Since 2008, PADI Course Director Szilvia Gogh has appeared in movies, TV series, commercials, music videos and even video games, using her diving skills to help tell stories on screen. And it seems that her actor colleagues think that she’s got a job to be jealous of. “Most everybody is [...]Read more ›