Friday, September 22, 2023

Sam Helmy

Sam Helmy is a TDI/SDI Instructor Trainer, and PADI Staff and Trimix Instructor. Diving for 28 years, a dive pro for 14, I have traveled extensively chasing my passion for diving. I am passionate about everything diving, with a keen interest in exploration, Sharks and big stuff, Photography and Decompression theory. Diving is definitely the one and only passion that has stayed with me my whole life! Sam is a Staff Writer for

Uncertain Times Ahead for IANTD UK

An announcement took the UK dive scene by surprise last weekend when the IANTD UK team announced that they had made the sad decision not to continue as UK licensees.

All Star Liveaboards Announce Citizen Science Opportunities

All Star Liveaboards has announced a slew of upcoming citizen science opportunities aboard their vessels worldwide.

Jill Heinerth To Receive Honorary Doctorate

Jill Heinerth is being awarded an honorary doctorate from Victoria University in the University of Toronto in recognition of her extraordinary achievements.

Becky Kagan Schott Explores The Glacial Moulin in Alaska

Becky Kagan Schott set off to explore a Glacial Moulin in Alaska in association with Seiko Luxe USA.

Study Highlights The Decline Of The Goliath Grouper Population

New research has shed light on the plight of the Goliath Grouper and the fact that its population has declined since 2013.

Team Discovers The Great Lakes Schooner Trinidad

Wisconsin maritime historians Brendon Baillod, and Bob Jaeck have discovered the wreck site of the Great Lakes schooner Trinidad.

Canadian Government Goes Against Scientific Advice On Herring Fishery

Fisheries and Oceans Canada DFO announced a much larger herring quota than anticipated, in a blow to conservation efforts.

Five-Day Expedition Studies The Gulf Stream Currents

Researchers from the National Oceanography Centre (NOC) recently embarked on a five-day expedition to study the Gulf Stream.

New Film ‘Coextinction’ Highlights the Plight of Southern Orcas

A new film, "Coextinction," brings you deep into the effort to save the last 73 Southern Resident orcas in the Pacific Northwest.

SCORKL Launches The New SCORKEL 2.0

SCORKL has announced the launch of a crowdfunding campaign for the new SCORKL 2.0 Electric air compressor.