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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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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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5 of the Most Invasive Marine Species

5 of the Most Invasive Marine Species

29 October, 2015 at 4:40 pm Comments are Disabled

If you have ever traveled overseas then you’re probably familiar with filling out the customs declaration form, ticking yes or no to whether you have brought any agricultural items with you. Why do Governments care about this? Even if the items seem harmless, there could be threats that are detrimental to […]

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Scary Facts About Vampire Squid

Scary Facts About Vampire Squid

26 October, 2015 at 3:07 pm Comments are Disabled

Sure, there are plenty of fictional monsters known to provide a scare or two come Halloween, but they don’t hold a candle to some of the terrifying creatures found in the sea! Do you think a vampire is scary? Wait until you see a vampire squid! The following are five facts […]

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Trick or Treat… Critters that Lure

Trick or Treat… Critters that Lure

26 October, 2015 at 4:56 am Comments are Disabled

The Halloween game of “Trick or Treat?” sees kids (and adults!) visiting houses with a fun costume and big smile. But while tasty treats are on their menu, they won’t think twice about serving an unwanted trick to the unsuspecting. The ocean has its own share of Trick or Treaters, […]

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