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 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