In June of 1998 Captain Bob joined friends on their boat for a trip to the Florida Middle Grounds. As many of you know this is an area approximately 100 miles from the west coast of Florida. It is, arguably, one of the most prolific marine habitats near Florida. The ...
July 16, firstname.lastname@example.org
Originally known as the cylindrical pressure vessel, the scuba tank is one of the most vital components of your diving equipment. The diving tank is responsible for storing and transporting high pressure breathing gas. This piece of equipment is what keeps the diver alive and breathing underwater. The gas is ...
July 15, email@example.com
Thyroid problems can gravely affect the metabolism and body function. Therefore, if you want to learn scuba diving but concerned about thyroid conditions, you might want to learn how these problems can influence your planned activities.The Thyroid GlandThe thyroid is an essential gland that secretes thyroxin, a hormone that helps ...
July 13, firstname.lastname@example.org
Wetsuit Selections And Fit For Different Female Body TypesIf you are a female swimmer, scuba diver or surfer, you are familiar with the difficulty in finding wetsuits for women that provide the key features that are desirable; but also consider the many different torso shapes in their design.Fit and warmth ...
July 12, email@example.com
At the end of the instructor development course, there is an exam - the feared PADI Instructor Exam! It is human nature to focus on passing this exam, but it isn't the real test at all! The real test is the first class you will teach a PADI instructor.This is ...
July 10, firstname.lastname@example.org
Over the past several decades, divers mostly used what's now referred to as paddle fins. They have a flat flexible blade that provides thrust and mobility for a scuba diver. Recently, another type of fin shape has made an appearance, and it's shaped like a fish's tail with a split ...
July 9, email@example.com
Scuba diving gear for sale is usually available in the classified sections of the newspapers in your area, or you can find them online. You can often find them from private parties who may have already used and thereby tested the gear for proper use, in which case be sure ...
July 7, firstname.lastname@example.org
Refraction is the tendency of light to bend as it passes from one medium to another, such as from water to air. It results as light travels at different speeds through various substances due to the different densities.For example, light travels through air at a faster rate than it does ...
July 6, email@example.com
Is it Safe for Overweight or Obese People to go Scuba Diving?Are you a bit chunky? Maybe you've gotten a little bit husky since your last dive. Possibly you're just outright overweight or even borderline categorically obese. No matter the extent of your present girth you're asking yourself "Am I ...
July 4, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pearl Harbor isn't the first destination that most divers think of when they think of SCUBA Diving in Hawaii. Hanauma Bay, Kaneohe Bay, Maui or Molokai are very famous and popular.The Pearl Harbor Wall is tropical diving at its best. This is an easy and enjoyable dive. You can snorkel ...
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