Contrary to popular lore, there is no definitive line in the ocean at Cape Point, South Africa. This might be a disappointment to some, but I find the reality all the more intriguing. At the nethermost point of Africa the Benguela current draws frigid waters from the Southern Ocean. They ride up the western shores...
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From taking a walk to forgoing plastic, here's how to protect your favorite reefs and help them prosper for the future. Do a walk around the block. By taking a simple walk around your neighborhood, you can pick up bottles, bags, and trash left behind. Debris in the street and roads filter into the storm...
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Plastic pollution in our oceans is a huge problem, but Mr. Trash Wheel, WasteShark and a young man with some famous friends are here to help. Take a few minutes to read some good news (finally) about ocean health. The Ocean Cleanup “You can be part of the problem or part of the solution. I’d...
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You’re ready. You’ve signed up, and committed to your IDC. Ultimately, you’re taking this next step because you’re ready for a paycheck in paradise. But successfully completing your IDC doesn’t come with an automatic hire. Like anything else, you have to prove your worth. We spoke to course directors on three continents, asking for their...
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So you've been thinking about learning to dive for a while, and you're finally ready! What's next? Finding a PADI dive centre for your PADI Open Water Diver course and getting booked in is the next logical step. But with all the choice out there, how do you prepare for the course? Do some research...
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