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Deepblu Catches up with AirBuddy
August 17, 2017 | 07:18
Deepblu catches up with the crew at AirBuddy to learn more about their invention, its uses, and the future of the innovative company.... More
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Deepblu Diver Spotlight: Nicole Helgason
July 26, 2017 | 11:14
Every two weeks-ish, the Deepblu Diver Spotlight looks at a special diver on our platform and asks them to tell us their story. Today we have Nicole Helgason, the scuba instructor who is so in love with coral that she’s made a website in honor of them and has a reef named after her.... More
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Hi Nicole, thanks for the clarification, and my apologies if I was a bit blunt. Unfortunately, pictures only can sometimes convey a message that was not intended, context is essential. I'm glad to read that little corals will continue to live happily underwater (and not dried out on display in somebody's living room).... More

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The Lice Weren't Nice
August 8, 2017 | 08:30
Sometimes a relaxing day at the beach doesn't turn out the way in which we planned it, take for example this young man in Australia who went for a soothing dip in cool waters and ended up with a major problem down under.... More
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"This proves, once again, that we have very little to fear from the sea" except man eating sea fleas of course :)... More

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Learning to Freedive Can Make You a Better Scuba Diver
July 13, 2017 | 10:43
While scuba divers may prefer breathing underwater to diving on just one breath, they would be smart to incorporate the lessons of freediving into their practice.... More
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Plenty More Fish in the Sea? Sustainable Seafood and Where to Find It
July 19, 2017 | 10:19
We're fishing our oceans empty, that we know. But what about putting our money where our mouth is and choosing sustainable seafood for our next dinner?... More
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Great article, well written. I appreciate reading articles like this that are straightforward and informative without being argumentative and biased.... More

Women Divers: Breaking the Glass Bottom
July 14, 2017 | 04:25
To celebrate PADI Women’s Dive Day 2017, let’s look back to recognize the contributions of these pioneering female scuba divers who have paved the way for generations of women. And a look forward to the women who are happily treading that path.... More
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Well a majority of scuba divers are still men it is interesting to see the trend accelerating of woman setting records and diving at the highest levels of the sport. Unlike other activitys often often dominated by macho adrenaline junkys diving requires focus and cautious execution of a dive plain. With closed circuit rebreather technology becoming more reliable the need for all out physical strength to climb a ladder with heavy tanks has become a thing of the past. CCR technology has absolutely levelled the playing field and if us guys don't get our act together the girls are going to leave us in the dust.... More

Changing Perspectives, Saving Sharks: Shark Guardian
August 15, 2017 | 03:34
Shark Guardian is a UK based organization making global strides to change the public's perception of sharks and do everything in their power to save vulnerable species. We recently got them on the line for an interview. ... More
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Deepblu Diver Spotlight: Ocean Ramsey
August 10, 2017 | 04:24
Ocean Ramsey is a diver, wildlife advocate, and actress based out of the United States. Deepblu sent a few questions her way to find out more about what she does in life as well as how she explores and preserves the oceans.... More
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Airbuddy Kickstarts to Stardom
June 1, 2017 | 09:53
In a world of choices, sometimes expensive ones, the gamble can be eased by crowdfunding.... More
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cool... More

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An Eleventh-Hour Attempt to Save the Vaquita
June 20, 2017 | 03:31
A tiny porpoise on the brink of extinction may receive a new lease on life after NGOs and the Mexican government agreed to a joint plan to increase efforts to protect marine life in the Gulf of California.... More
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Over-Hyped: The Results of Michael Phelps’ Race Against a Great White
July 25, 2017 | 07:50
The most successful athlete in Olympic history took on the ocean’s most fearsome predator in Sunday night’s Discovery Channel special. Or did he?... More
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Mind and Body: The Life and Career of William Winram
May 18, 2017 | 10:20
Deepblu Brand Ambassador William Winram got into competitive freediving by accident and quickly rose to the top. Today, he can be found freediving with sharks and engaging the public on ocean conservation issues. Read his inspiring story here.... More
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A very inspiring story!... More