John Liang is the News Editor at DeeperBlue.com. He first got the diving bug while in High School in Cairo, Egypt, where he earned his PADI Open Water Diver certification in the Red Sea off the Sinai Peninsula. Since then, John has dived in a volcanic lake in Guatemala, among white-tipped sharks off the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, and other places including a pool in Las Vegas helping to break the world record for the largest underwater press conference.
Cartographers at National Geographic have now dubbed the waters around Antarctica as the Southern Ocean.
A crowdfunding campaign called "Dolphin Spirit" is looking to move marine parks to a more sustainable future.
A new study published recently has found that the global shark population took a massive hit about 19 million years ago, nearly going extinct.
The winners of the United Nations World Oceans Day Photo Competition were announced during today's U.N. World Oceans Day 2021 virtual event.
The Divers Alert Network announced that Richard Moon, M.D., has been selected as the 2021 DAN/Rolex Diver of the Year.
Oceanographic Magazine is now accepting submissions for the 2021 Ocean Photography Awards.
Oceanic has introduced two new dive fins -- the Viper 2 and new colors for the Accel fins.