Post Tagged with: "sharks"

Bimini Scuba Diving: Hammerheads and More!

Bimini Scuba Diving: Hammerheads and More!

11 June, 2013 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Our story begins on Instagram… A few months ago, I was looking through images tagged #padi on Instagram when I came across one of the best Hammerhead shots I’d ever seen. I chose it as our fan photo of the day and was happy to see hundreds of others liked […]

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Top 10 Surprising Facts About Sharks

Top 10 Surprising Facts About Sharks

19 February, 2013 at 7:00 am 1 comment

Scuba divers have a unique perspective on life under the waves. While many people  think of sharks as ferocious predators that might attack at any time, divers have a different point of view. We find these ancient, diverse and beautiful creatures fascinating, and it seems like there’s always something new […]

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Madi’s Sharks

Madi’s Sharks

29 November, 2011 at 3:48 am 2 comments

Say “Hello” to Madi, our guest blogger.  Soon you will be able to check in each week to see what’s new with her sharks.   But for now, here’s one of her video clips.  Kinda makes you rethink that whole “mindless-man-eating” myth, huh?! Madi’s Sharks was last modified: May 2nd, 2012 […]

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Project AWARE’s Big Shark Shout Out Week

Project AWARE’s Big Shark Shout Out Week

17 October, 2011 at 3:27 pm Comments are Disabled

We’re Emptying the Ocean of Sharks. And Scuba Divers are Taking Action…

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The Myth About Bull Sharks

The Myth About Bull Sharks

14 April, 2011 at 1:09 pm 2 comments

Has anyone ever mis-interpreted you, viewing you in a negative light? It’s hard to change that reputation once it’s been formed in someone’s mind. That’s what happened to sharks. Some people think of them as mindless, killing machines. Phantom Divers in Playa del Carmen are trying to change this negative […]

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Wanted: 100k Shark Advocates

Wanted: 100k Shark Advocates

9 March, 2011 at 6:05 pm Comments are Disabled

 Many of the world’s shark species are disappearing — and fast. In one recent meeting with Project AWARE, a European Union government official said, “Unfortunately, sharks have an image problem. That means they have few sympathizers outside the conservation community.” And largely, we agree.  But divers are unique. We’re shark […]

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