Post Tagged with: "sharks"

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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How Not To Be Wrong About Sharks

How Not To Be Wrong About Sharks

20 August, 2015 at 4:44 pm Comments are Disabled

If you know someone who isn’t as passionate about the ocean as you are, the urge to educate him or her can be overwhelming. It may even inspire you to write a blog post, which is why we decided to write about why sharks are so important. Sharks are a […]

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Cooper River – Diving for Megalodon Shark Fossils

Cooper River – Diving for Megalodon Shark Fossils

26 July, 2015 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Wetsuit worthy water temperatures, zero visibility, and a swift current are all parts of diving in the Cooper River, which is located in South Carolina, United States. Even though you’ll have to dodge mud balls and watch out for alligators, Steve Pittman says it’s his favorite place to dive. Retired […]

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Cristina Zenato – Turning Childhood Dreams Into a Career In Diving

Cristina Zenato – Turning Childhood Dreams Into a Career In Diving

22 May, 2015 at 8:47 am Comments are Disabled

PADI has interviewed several amazing women so far as part of the “Women in Diving” series, and one thing is certain – they all share a strong passion and sense of purpose in exploring and protecting the ocean. Cristina Zenato exemplifies this spirit, turning childhood dreams into a career in […]

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Amanda Cotton – Photographer, Underwater Explorer, and Airport Carpet Aficionado

Amanda Cotton – Photographer, Underwater Explorer, and Airport Carpet Aficionado

15 April, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

To celebrate women in diving, PADI is spotlighting several women who have made significant contributions to the sport. This week, it’s professional photographer and PADI Assistant Instructor Amanda Cotton. In addition to numerous awards, Amanda’s work has been featured by National Geographic, Discovery Channel, Smithsonian magazine among others, will be highlighted […]

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5 Thrill Seeking Dive Adventures to Get Your Blood Pumping

5 Thrill Seeking Dive Adventures to Get Your Blood Pumping

18 February, 2015 at 12:24 pm Comments are Disabled

For some, a nice relaxing warm-water dive just won’t cut it. Certain divers crave thrilling underwater action. If that sounds like you, then these 5 thrill seeking experiences might be right up your alley. 1. Tiger Beach, Bahamas A white sandy bottom at 6 metres / 20 feet deep doesn’t sound […]

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