August 9, 2011

Part 2: Diving is the sport of jumping into water from a springboard (Golden Heights Dahab)

Either these companies are working together or the have the same guy filling their webpages with content. But the page www.goldenheightsresort.com is even better then the one I was writing about earlier on. They do have the same description regarding … Continue reading

August 9, 2011

King Safari Dahab: Diving is the sport of jumping into water from a springboard

Oh really? I was doing it wrong all my life then! (click to enlarge) Well this website king-safari.com offers diving on their website – nothing wrong with that. The picture shows clearly two SCUBA divers – agreed? The explanation on … Continue reading

August 6, 2011

I did not see the turtle but the camera did …

Sometimes the camera definitely sees more then the photographer. Especially if you are surrounded by a huge school of snapper and looking to a tiny little screen. When I reviewed the picture in this post I thought: “Wait a minute … Continue reading

June 17, 2011

Naked female scientist tries to tame belugas in the Arctic

The Daily Mail calls her “The princess of Whales”. In sub-zero temperatures Natalie Avseenko, 36, was persuaded to strip naked as marine experts believe belugas do not like to be touched by artificial materials such as diving suits. The Russian … Continue reading

May 16, 2011

NASA Goes Diving

On the 17th of October NASA will begin their 15th underwater mission in the Aquarius underwater laboratory located near Key Largo, Florida, during which they will be testing equipment and operational techniques required for exploration of Near-Earth Asteroids. The mission, … Continue reading

May 13, 2011

Blind Man is Indian Police Search and Recovery Expert

Sundrarajan (38) has been blind from birth, 7th child of a family of 8 children born to a low income family from the town of Jalladampetta, he has always had to rely on his other senses to get by. Now, whenever … Continue reading

May 10, 2011

Two Shark Attacks on Two Spear Fishermen at Two Different Palm Beaches

A spear fisherman in South Africa had a close escape last week when a shark got hold of his leg but then let him go. Trevor Burger (37) and a friend were diving from a small boat off Palm Beach just below … Continue reading

May 8, 2011

Whaleshark bumps into diver

Things like that you don’t see that often. Luckily it was recorded. The whaleshark was either blind or just thought “I break for nobody!”. Dive took place in Thailand, Phuket Hin Muang. Lessons learned? If a big f***ing fish is … Continue reading

May 6, 2011

Shot by speargun but the diver is alive

According to the BBC a diver has been accidentally shot by his buddy. The pair fished with spearguns off the South Devon coast. The divers had entered the sea off Milton Beach, at Kingsbridge. Still not clear is if the … Continue reading

April 26, 2011

An Underwater Scooter for the Lazy Diver

These things have been around for some time and have yet to catch on, however, it seems someone out there is making money from them. Follow the link to see the “HydroBob” in action: http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2011/04/25/scitech/main20057138.shtml