Sunday, April 21, 2024

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

The Shark Trust Wants Your Citizen Science Data

The Shark Trust announced that it is asking the public for shark data they have to celebrate Citizen Science Month.

Shipwrecks Of The Dover Straits Now Available

A new book, The Shipwrecks Of The Dover Straits by Stefan Panis, is now available.

‘Blue Carbon: Nature’s Hidden Power’ To Open The International Ocean Film Festival

Blue Carbon: Nature’s Hidden Power is set to open the 21st International Ocean Film Festival.

DAN And NAUI Team Up To Promote Diver Safety

The Divers Alert Network Europe and NAUI Worldwide have announced a first-of-its-kind partnership aimed at promoting diver safety.

Jill Heinerth To Feature In The Go Diving Show ANZ

Jill Heinerth and Nays Bagahi will be presenting the documentary "Diving into the Darkness" at this year's Go Diving Show ANZ in September.

Dive Curacao 2025 Dates Announced

The dates for the annual Dive Curacao 2025 edition have been announced, with the event taking place April 12-19, 2025.

US Divers To be Sold To Aqua Master Sporting Technology

Famed Scuba Brand US Divers is to be sold by Aqualung to California-based Aqua Master Sporting Technology Co LLC.

Buddy Dive Resort Marine Life Education Weeks Announced

Buddy Dive Resort has announced the dates for its Marine Life Education events for 2024.

Canada Signs UN BBNJ Agreement In New York

The Canadian government has signed the agreement on Conservation and Sustainable Use of Marine Biological Diversity of Areas beyond National Jurisdiction, also known as the "BBNJ Agreement."

Sea To Sky Announces 2024 Group Trips

Sea To Sky announced the dates of several of its special group trips in 2024.

BBC Presenter to Host New Ocean Podcast

Hannah Stitfall, acclaimed broadcaster, filmmaker and zoologist, is set to host a new marine podcast titled "Oceans: Life Under Water."

DeepReefMap Uses AI To Revolutionize Coral Reef Exploration

Researchers at the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) announced the creation of a new AI tool aimed at revolutionizing deep-sea exploration.

Dive into Serenity: How Scuba Diving And Mental Health Come Together

While it may not seem obvious at first, scuba diving and mental health are great bedfellows. Time and again, it has been shown that diving can have an amazing impact on mental health.

New Scuba Hand Signal Book Available For Purchase

A new Scuba Diving Hand Signals book is now available for purchase.

Scuba Show 2024 Tickets Now On Sale

Advance tickets for the 2024 Scuba Show at the Los Angeles Convention Center are now available for purchase.