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.
Danish freediver Stig Severinsen has smashed the existing record in longitudinal swimming underwater with a 202.0-meter (662.73-foot) swim.
The Sea of Change Foundation recently announced the winners of a sustainable sea turtle nest box design.
New assessments by the International Union for Conservation of Nature show 316 species of sharks, rays and skates, and chimaeras are now threatened with extinction.
PADI is offering a platform that conveniently allows divers to book their dream dive trip with confidence that you'll be able to cancel your trip easily.
The folks at RAID have issued new instructor-level core programs: Instructor Development Program (IDP), Instructor Trainer Program (ITP) and Instructor Playbook.
The Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation announced this week it is now accepting scholarship applications for 2021.
Action camera maker Paralenz and travel company ZuBlu have announced a partnership for a sustainable future in dive travel and ocean exploration.