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Nigel Eaton, Divernet

Coming to coral reefs: Bluebot swarms

Schools of robotic fish that can co-ordinate their movements without any outside control have been developed by scientists at Harvard University in the USA. Read more...The post Coming to coral reefs:..

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George Lanham, Divernet

DIVER TEST: Oceanic Excursion

The Oceanic Excursion is a very good, workmanlike BC, aimed at the serious diver. Its ruggedness inspires confidence that it will survive a lot of hard diving. Read more...The post DIVER TEST: Oceanic..

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Nigel Eaton, Divernet

XCU 200g Undersuit

If you feel you need a bit more central heating to get you through that winter diving, Typhoon reckons its XCU 200g undergarment will keep you warmer for longer. Read more...The post XCU 200g Undersui..

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Nigel Eaton, Divernet

Divers find ancient wrecks off Kasos

Significant ancient shipwreck discoveries have been made by scuba divers off the remote island of Kasos, according to Greece's Ministry of Culture Sports. Read more...The post Divers find an..

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Guest Author, Scuba Diver Life

The Top Five Shore Dives in Perth

Perth, in Western Australia, has a thriving scuba community. Here are our picks for the top five shore dives in Perth.The post The Top Five Shore Dives in Perth appeared first on Scuba Diver Life...

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Nigel Eaton, Divernet

WIN! WIN! WIN! A pair of TUSA Hyflex Switch fins worth £165

THE TUSA SF0104 Hyflex Switch fin is powered by the companys PuRiMaX polyurethane blade system, designed to provide “a quick ‘snappy response to the divers every movement”. Read more...The post WIN..

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Nigel Eaton, Divernet

Long solo dive rings alarm bells

A search and rescue operation was launched off New Zealands South Island when scuba diver Kazushi Noiri was reported missing. What was unusual was that the 34-year-old nurse hadnt realised he was in..

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Reef-World, The Scuba News

Dive Guides Called To Apply for the Green Fins Dive Guide Scholarship

Reef-Worlds campaign is helping dive guides in need receive Green Fins environmental certification The Reef-World Foundation – international coordinator of the UN Environment Programmes Green Fins i..

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Darren Gaspari, Aussie Divers Phuket

What Drives Me

What Drives Me During 2020 I repetitively heard comments to stay positive during these COVID times. These were always done with the best of intentions of the speaker. Often doing their best to keep ev..

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Lee, The Scuba News

Share Your Favourite Dive Photos

Here at The Scuba News we love diving photos, simply love them. The one thing we like just as much, is sharing them and being able to see how much other people love diving photos. With this in mind we..

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Nigel Eaton, Divernet

Baby sharks face uncertain future

Baby sharks are being born smaller, exhausted, undernourished and into difficult-to-survive environments, as climate change causes the worlds oceans to warm. Read more...The post Baby sharks face unc..

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Joe, Joe's Scuba Shack

Best Night Vision Binoculars Review

Human vision is very limited at night.  If you are interested in bird and wildlife observation, hunting, navigating, or checking for intruders, darkness can be too large an impediment to overcome with..

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Global Underwater Explorers - GUE, Dive News Wire

20 Years After Publications of THE FUNDAMENTAL OF BETTER DIVING, GUE Releases New Edition Available in Six Languages

One of the most influential texts in diving is entirely rewritten, detailing a new vision for scuba diving with a clearer picture of the theory and practices behind performance diving strategies that ..

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Deborah Dickson-Smith, DivePlanIt

Are you a Shark Champion? #GiveFlakeABreak

Have you ever enjoyed a serving of flake and chips? Heres why you should consider what youre eating and why you should #GiveFlakeABreak.The post Are you a Shark Champion? #GiveFlakeABreak appeared f..

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SSI, Dive News Wire

MARES Extend Safer Than Home Campaign Until March 31

Last fall two giants in the dive industry, leading gear manufacturer Mares and the worlds largest business-based training agency SSI, teamed up to offer the Safer Than Home campaign to help bring div..

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Adam Hanlon, Wetpixel.com

Wetpixel Live: Copyright Advice

In part due to a new simplified claims process in the US, Wetpixel Editor Adam Hanlon provides an overview of copyright, and how underwater image makers might protect their work from being used withou..

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Kathy Dowsett, The Scuba News

Virtual Tour – Shipwrecks in the Thames

Footprints of London presents an online virtual event, “Shipwrecks in the Thames”. This presentation covers the tales of sunken ships in England’s Thames River from the Roman era to ..

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SSI, The Scuba News

Presents, Extended Range Sidemount Program

SSI has long had a recreational sidemount diving specialty program available but it was only in the last years that the Extended Range Sidemount program was introduced and the digital content for both..

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PADI, The Scuba News

Video: “There are Better Days Ahead” A Message from

Nothing since the devastation of the Spanish flu in 1918, has the world seen since the arrival of the lethal virus COVID19. This killer virus has infected all walks of life. Worldwide, deaths are stag..

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The Scuba News Press Team, The Scuba News

Friends of the Ocean and Climate Presents, Ocean-Climate Ambition Summit

Marking the momentum on ocean climate action and setting the agenda for progress at COP26. Ocean-climate impacts are damaging communities and ecosystems worldwide. Our need for a healthy ocean is just..

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