August 15, 2012

That picture is the result of being bored …

Sometimes you just hang around in the water and have to wait. I was diving with an instructor and his student and they asked me if I could take a few nice shots for the family album. I jumped into … Continue reading

August 26, 2011

How to choose gases for deep dives!

There are some rules we should follow:   max pPO2 for the bottom gas = 1.4 bar, on dives deeper than 100msw better less (1.0 – 1.3) 2. max END = 40 msw or less (40msw is ok for the … 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 28, 2011

Emapsite Middle East launches at Gulf Environment Forum

Press release from enn.com: One of the UK’s leading providers of professional mapping solutions is expanding into the Middle East market by launching a Saudi company specialising in GIS and environmental monitoring. Emapsite Middle East has opened an office in … Continue reading

May 4, 2011

Really nice dive: Islands, Dahab, South-Sinai, Egypt

We don’t have any breaking SCUBA news today. Doesn’t matter because we can report from a really nice dive this morning. Islands is always worth a visit. Especially without wind like today. If you want to do the full round … Continue reading