Post Tagged with: "Marine Life"

Finding Dory: Blue Tang Fact or Fiction

Finding Dory: Blue Tang Fact or Fiction

10 September, 2015 at 3:07 am Comments are Disabled

If you’re a scuba diver and you’ve seen Pixar’s Finding Nemo, you’ll probably want to see the sequel Finding Dory coming out in 2016. The new movie will focus on the character Dory, a royal blue tang. We’ve taken a look at the animated Dory and compared her to the real-life blue tang.

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Celebrate Discovery’s Shweekend with Project AWARE

Celebrate Discovery’s Shweekend with Project AWARE

27 August, 2015 at 9:23 am Comments are Disabled

This blog was first published by Project AWARE. To learn more about the growing movement of scuba divers protecting the ocean planet one dive at a time, visit projectaware.org. This July, Discovery Channel’s Shark Week returned bigger than ever before, making a splash as the highest-rated Shark Week in the event’s 28 […]

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6 Interesting Facts About Jellyfish Lake in Palau

6 Interesting Facts About Jellyfish Lake in Palau

24 August, 2015 at 12:50 am Comments are Disabled

If you know anything about Palau in Micronesia then you probably have some idea of the lake full of jellyfish. If not, then it’s likely you will soon have it on your travel to-do list! As are most places in Micronesia, Palau is absolutely beautiful. It also has a very […]

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The Colossal Humphead Wrasse

The Colossal Humphead Wrasse

10 August, 2015 at 5:44 pm Comments are Disabled

The humphead wrasse (Cheilinus undulates), commonly referred to as the Napoleon wrasse, Maori wrasse, or Napoleon fish, can be found hanging around coral reefs in the Indo-Pacific Oceans “from the Red Sea and the coast of East Africa to the central Pacific, south from Japan to New Caledonia”. Most people […]

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What about Whales?

What about Whales?

22 July, 2015 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

Several things have to happen for a scuba diver to be lucky enough to see a whale in the wild. They have to be in the right place (that means research and a well-versed diving operation who knows the migration patterns of whales in their area) at the right time […]

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The Best Places to Swim With Sirenia

The Best Places to Swim With Sirenia

7 July, 2015 at 8:03 am Comments are Disabled

You’ve heard legends of enchanting mermaids who lure sailors to veer off course. These stories came from Greek mythology and were told in Christopher Columbus’s time, landing in what is now the Dominican Republic. What could have possibly conjured up stories of a creature that was half fish, half woman? Historians now believe that the legends came from lonely, scurvy-ravaged […]

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