News

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Diving industry mourns the loss of Aggressor Adventures’ Wayne Hasson

The diving world has been rocked by the passing of one of the industry’s longest-standing and most-influential figures – Aggressor Adventures’ President Wayne Hasson. Wayne, who was a 200-ton USCG Captain, SSI, NAUI and PADI...
killer whale

Killer whale found dead in The Wash had plastic in its stomach

The decomposing body of a juvenile male killer whale was discovered on salt marches in The Wash, and while cause of death is unknown, it was found to have plastic in its stomach. The whale...
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Wreck Hunters archaeology course on Utila – and you could win a spot!

John McIntyre delves into a brand-new diving archaeology course which is being set-up on the Caribbean island of Utila in Honduras – and you can win...
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The Bahamas introduces the 4Bidden Four single-use plastics ban

The Bahamas Ministry of Environment and Housing implemented a single-use plastics ban nationwide on 1 January. The purpose of the ban on importation of single-use plastics is to reduce plastic consumption in order to...
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Speaker roster revealed for all stages at GO Diving Show 2020!

The speaker roster for the GO Diving Show at the Ricoh Arena from 21-23 February (Friday is trade-only, Saturday and Sunday are consumer days open to...
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Midlands Diving Chamber launches Dive Lectures 2020 in aid of Bite-Back

Join Midlands Diving Chamber for an evening of escapism, adventure and laughter, with great speakers and most importantly, fundraising for a great cause. Dive Lectures 2020, brought to you by the Midlands Diving Chamber in...
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Girls That Scuba celebrates women in diving at GO Diving Show

Sarah Richard, founder of Girls That Scuba, is hosting panel discussions on the Main Stage at the GO Diving Show in February to celebrate women in diving. Sarah said: “We love dive shows here at...
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Thai cave rescue claims another victim as Navy Seal dies from infection

The dramatic Thai cave rescue of the 12 boys and their coach from the Tham Luang complex tragically claimed the life of one Thai Navy Seal at the time, and now it has sadly...
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GO Diving Show Trade-Only Day – the ‘must-visit’ event for dive pros

Calling all members of the dive industry! A packed schedule awaits at the GO Diving Show Trade-Only Day on Friday 21 February. Supported by the Scuba Industries Trade Association (SITA), it is only open...
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End of era for Gosport’s iconic Submarine Escape Training Tank

For the last time the team who teach submariners how to escape from a stricken boat gather at the Submarine Escape Training Tank in Gosport before the iconic structure closes. Tens of thousands of submariners...

Travel Reports

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Malta’s S-31 Schnellboot

At the end of last year, I managed to scoop an exclusive on Malta’s new tech wrecks. Using side-scan sonar, the hand-picked team discovered...
Liveaboard Diving With Kids

6 Top Tips When Liveaboard Diving With Kids

Many parent divers can’t wait to go on dive trips with their kids. Offering your children the unique chance to immerse themselves in an...
Best Raja Ampat Dive Sites

7 Best Raja Ampat Dive Sites

Indonesia has some amazing diving locations, and in this article, we're going to look at the best Raja Ampat dive sites to add to...
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Florida Roadtrip Fort Myers Part Two

If you missed part one of this epic adventure, you can read it in the new Scuba Diver Destinations #1 magazine. I arrived in Fort...
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Red Sea Aggressor II

The Red Sea Aggressor II™ offers guests a 7-night itinerary diving the best of the north to Ras Mohamed and the Straits of Tiran....
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10 Top Wakatobi Dive Sites

Sitting within a private marine preserve in the heart of the Coral Triangle, far from development and crowds, Wakatobi Resort’s pristine dive sites are...