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Scuba Diver's Editor-in-Chief Mark Evans has been in the diving industry for nearly 25 years, and has been diving since he was just 12 years old. 30-odd years later and he is still addicted to the underwater world.
Women Divers Hall of Fame

The Women Divers Hall of Fame Class of 2021

The Women Divers Hall of Fame Class of 2021 has been announced! Dedicated to recognizing and honoring the contributions of women divers, the Women Divers...

OWUSS and DAN announce new internships for 2021

The Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society (OWUSS) and Divers Alert Network (DAN) have announced two new internships for 2021. Applications are now being accepted for...
orange lobster

Two more rare orange lobster saved from the pot

Orange lobster are like buses - one comes along, and is swiftly followed by two more! Hot on the heels of our news story on...
bad hotel review

Thai holidaymaker narrowly avoids jail for bad hotel review

An American tourist has narrowly avoided jail and further legal action after being arrested following his posting of negative hotel reviews on the internet. Wesley...
elephant seal

Two-ton elephant seal takes to the streets

A two-ton elephant seal caused chaos in the Chilean town of Puerto Cisnes when it came ashore and wandered several blocks into a residential...
lamp post

Sponsor a lamp post in Costa Rica

Playas del Coco in Costa Rica has been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic, as 80 percent of the community depends on tourism, but...

DAN joins UHMS to avert chamber crisis

Divers Alert Network (DAN) joins forces with the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society to increased 24/7 chamber availability Although there are approximately 1,300 hyperbaric chamber...
The Blue Wild

The Blue Wild expo has been cancelled in 2020

The Blue Wild Ocean Adventure expo is the latest dive event that has fallen victim to the COVID-19 pandemic. Where in the World Can...
Aggressor Adventures

Four Aggressor Adventures management staff to become PADI Course Directors

Aggressor Adventures is certifying its CEO and three management team members as PADI Course Directors. This certification is the highest level of diving certification attainable...
artificial reef

New York artificial reef system continues to expand

Last week, New York's artificial reef system was expanded for the third year as attempts to create more-diverse underwater eco-systems and shelter for marine...

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