Next Flight to Nowhere: Dive with Napoleon in Saint Helena
October 6, 2017 | 09:14
Napoleon died in isolation and exile on Saint Helena in 1821. Until recently, only a five day journey by boat could reach the island and the dive sites that surround it. With commercial aviation and a luxury hotel on the way, that's about to change.... More
Fabien Cousteau talks diving, Spongebob, and film in one of the more interesting pieces we've come across.... More
Let's hope that 2017 isn't to watersports what 2016 was to music.... More
"For many people, Cousteau’s documentary offered a first look at the wonders of life down below. But in the process, it also illustrated a pretty damning (if inadvertent) point: You can’t take humans anywhere." This article examines Cousteau's documentary The Silent World, which was the first documentary to win the Palme D'Or, the highest prize at the Cannes Film Festival. In doing so, the author sheds a critical light on Cousteau's relationship with the ocean and its species.... More
Jacques Cousteau: Ocean Ambassador
April 6, 2017 | 10:42
Jacques Cousteau's love for the ocean was limitless - and it showed. Over his career he traveled throughout the world, completing thousands of scuba dives, and filming most of it. His books, movies and television shows heightened to public understanding of the ocean and contributed to marine conservation. ... More
Your scuba gear, give it to me.... More
Keeping the family business going.... More
Happy belated Cousteau day! What did you do to celebrate?... More
Fabien Cousteau hopes to continue his grandfather's legacy by kicking off the second generation of blueprints for underwater cities. ... More
Jacques Cousteau and the History of Scuba Diving
March 24, 2017 | 10:27
Jacques-Yves Cousteau is often referred to as the father of scuba diving - and with good reason. This is Part One of a three-part series focusing on Cousteau's contributions to scuba diving and the ocean.... More
Jacques-of-all-Trades: Cousteau's Dive Technology
April 14, 2017 | 09:37
The Aqua-Lung. Personal submarines. A waterproof camera. Undersea habitats. The final part of our three-part series on Jacques Cousteau examines his range of inventions and innovations.... More